Artifacts

Explore a collection of exquisite artifacts that showcase the rich history and craftsmanship of diverse cultures. Enhance your knowledge and appreciation for art with these remarkable pieces.
Metates, manos, and mortars & pestles found in Arizona.

Metates, manos, and mortars & pestles found in Arizona.

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John Saunders
Art, Lady, Statue, Poses, Veil, Art Reference, Fotografia, Kunst, Ancient

We can’t see through stone, but through tricks of light and polish, Raffaelo Monti created the illusion that we can. On his Veiled Lady, the top of the head and shoulders are polished smooth, to reflect light. But where the veil falls across the face, the marble is less polished. It reflects less light, suggesting the texture of fabric. Sculptures of veiled figures peaked in popularity during the 1700s in Italy, an opportunity for sculptors to show their technical mastery over marble. About…

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Katie Shepardson
Gilgamesh, also known as Bilgames in early Sumerian texts, was the fifth king of Uruk around 2500 BC for 126 years. Description from pinterest.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images Ancient Aliens, Achaemenid, Ancient Art, Sumerian, Ancient, Fotografie, Religion, Ancient Astronaut, Core

Page: The Core Curriculum - The Core Curriculum is the heart of the Columbia College education. Its central intellectual mission is to provide all students with wide-ranging perspectives, a deeper understanding of history, and critical and creative thinking skills through the study of literature, science, philosophy, music, and art. Working in small seminars, students engage

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Laurie Elie

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