Statue of an ancient Mayan warrior in a jungle setting in Mexico’s Riviera Maya region. © David A. Kamm

Statue of an Ancient Mayan Warrior (Riviera Maya, Mexico)

Statue of an ancient Maya warrior in a jungle setting in Mexico’s Riviera Maya region.

-honestly, how did people who never had contact with each other build the same types of structures?...pyramids...Tikal , Guatemala.

Mayan ruins - Tikal, Guatemala / Tikal was a major urban center of the Maya people who had advance art, architecture, writing, calendars and astronomical systems.

The amazing water access channels of the Nazca people...still working after what? 2000 years?

Mysterious Ancient Subterranean Water Channels Of Nazca Peru.still functioning today.

Pyramids all over the world

Ancient pyramids all over the world. How strange that the same design pops up over & over, so far away from the others.<it might just be the best way to build something up and walk on it, in those time periods.

The Hellenistic temple fronted Tombs of Kaunos, 4th - 2nd cent. B.C , just outside the archaeological site of Kounos on the oposite side of the Calbys river from Dalyan, Turkey. Kaunos is on the border of Lycia & Caria and the Kaunos rock tombs differ slightly form Lycian tombs in that the rock surrounding them has been carved away to maje almost free standing temple buildings.

The Hellenistic temple fronted Tombs of Kaunos, - cent.C , just outside the archaeological site of Kounos on the oposite side of the Calbys river from Dalyan, Turkey. Kaunos is on the border of Lycia

Thracian nobleman, top 2nd from right. Has lots of Greek lookng armour with the addition of a groin protector at the bottom of the cuirass, he wears greaves, which were out of fashion in Greece and has a crecent shaped shield. 3rd from the left/top row, is a Scythian horse archer. Middle: left, two Dacian/Thracian noble men, 3rd from left/mid Roman Imperial legionary, bottom left; a Roman cavalryman with a "parade" face mask helmet.

Thracian nobleman, top from right. Has lots of Greek lookng armour with the…

Maes Howe - Early people - Scotlands History uilt before the great pyramids of Egypt, Maes Howe is a splendid Neolithic chambered tomb or burial monument not far from Stromness, in the Orkneys. It has been described as ‘one of the greatest architectural achievements of the prehistoric peoples of Scotland’

Maes Howe - Early people - Scotlands History uilt before the great pyramids of…

Gifts of the Maya (Mexico) -- Statue of an ancient Mayan presenting a gift of corn. Photographed in the Riviera Maya region of Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula.

Gifts of the Ancient Mayans

Beneath Machu, lies a huge cave “enlarged and shaped artificially to precise geometric forms, masonry of white granite ashlars. This is the cave from which the Anunnaki sent the first Inca king to found Cuzco, 75 miles southeast of Machu. [Childress, 2012:319 -343; Lost Realms 140 - 154]

Beneath Machu, lies a huge cave “enlarged and shaped artificially to precise geometric forms, masonry of white granite ashlars. This is the cave from which the Anunnaki sent the first Inca king to found Cuzco, 75 miles southeast of Machu pichu

wow...medieval kitchen

Similar to the Eslein kitchen, but bigger, and less cluttered with tables and benches and a settle and all the people!

A cuneiform tablet from Nippur in Iraq dated to 2000 BC indicates the names of strings on the lyre and represents the earliest known example of music notation. Although these tablets were fragmentary, these tablets represent the earliest melodies found anywhere in the world.

A cuneiform tablet dated to ca 2000 BC indicates the names of strings on the lyre & represents the earliest known example of music notation. Although these tablets are fragmentary, they represent the earliest melodies found anywhere in the world.

Why the Norse are a million times better

Who Were The Vikings?

Funny pictures about Good Guy Viking. Oh, and cool pics about Good Guy Viking. Also, Good Guy Viking.

Ancient dictionary from Warka, Uruk, thought to be one of the first. Dates to the middle of 1st millenium BC, and is currently located at the Louvre, France.

ancientart: “Ancient dictionary from Warka, Uruk, thought to be one of the first. Dates to the middle of millenium BC, and is currently located at the Louvre, France.

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