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18 Seals of the mother goddess Inanna - from Sumerian culture. Note the Queen of the Night relief (see below) in the second row. The Semitic goddess Ishtar is a cognate of the earlier Sumerian goddess Innana Ancient Goddesses, Ancient Symbols, Ancient Aliens, Ancient Artifacts, Gods And Goddesses, Ancient History, Art History, Ancient Mesopotamia, Ancient Civilizations

18 Seals of the mother goddess Inanna - from Sumerian culture

Sumerian sculpture of the goddess Inanna/ Venus; later barrowed by a horde of cultures Circa: 3900 BC Ancient Aliens, Ancient History, Art History, Ancient Goddesses, Gods And Goddesses, Ancient Mesopotamia, Ancient Civilizations, Art Ancien, Ancient Artifacts

Votive Sculpture of the Goddess Innana/ Astarte. Find spot: Northern Syria. Date: 2100 BC to 1600 BC. ~ "The Sumerian religion influenced Mesopotamian mythology as a whole, surviving in the mythologies and religions of the Hurrians, Akkadians, Babylonians, Assyrians, and other culture groups." --Wikipedia

Female Figurine: one of the oldest statuettes ever excavated in Egypt, perhaps represents a priestess or a goddess dancing or performing ritualized mourning at a funeral ritual. Painted Terracotta, Ma’mariya, Egypt ca 3650 BC, Naqada IIa Period Ancient Artifacts, Ancient Egypt, Ancient History, Sculptures Céramiques, Art Sculpture, Ancient Goddesses, Gods And Goddesses, Art Ancien, Art Premier
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Centuries Past: Photo

If you are unsatisfied with your Centuries Past experience IN ANY WAY please see the guard at the front desk for A COMPLETE REFUND of your admission fee. Presented for your viewing pleasure by UBU507 with all respect to our founder BIllyJane

Carved Ivory Mesopotamian Votive Figurine of the Goddess Ishtar - circa BCE. Ishtar, known as Inanna to the Sumerians, was universal as a goddess in various forms in the ancient middle east

A Rare Ancient Carved Ivory Mesopotamian Votive Figurine of the Goddess Ishtar

Astarte Phoenician Goddess The monster Yam, the Prince Sea, lusts after Astarte until defeated by Ba'al, the West Semetic hero-deity. Ancient Goddesses, Gods And Goddesses, Ancient Mesopotamia, Ancient Civilizations, Sacred Feminine, Divine Feminine, Ancient Aliens, Ancient History, Potnia Theron

Astarte

Semitic Goddess of sexuality and war

“The origins of the open hand as a symbol for protection is very ancient. pic: 2 pigeons and an open hand above the sign of the goddess Tanit. Musee du Bardo, pic: Stele fragment with Tanit's sign flanked by an open hand. Ancient Goddesses, Ancient Symbols, Ancient Aliens, Ancient Artifacts, Gods And Goddesses, Ancient Egypt, Ancient History, Mayan Symbols, Viking Symbols

Hand of Tanit Phoenicia Goddess

La Dama de Ibiza, widely considered to represent the Carthaginian goddess Tanit. An unusual fusion of styles with flower-adorned headdress, necklaces, and a spiralled dress with a Gorgon head near the hem. Ancient Goddesses, Gods And Goddesses, Carthage, Iron Age, Early Middle Ages, Mother Goddess, Expo, Ancient Artifacts, Ancient Civilizations

Phoenician, Greek, Italic Influences

Mother Goddess figurine with Snake Head, from Ubaid Period in Iraq, made in terrracotta, The University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, Penn's campus in the University City neighborhood of Philadelphia. Ancient Goddesses, Gods And Goddesses, Ancient Mysteries, Ancient Artifacts, Ancient Aliens, Ancient History, Ancient Mesopotamia, Art Premier, Mother Goddess
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Mother Goddess figurine with Snake Head - from Ubaid Period in Iraq, made in terrracotta - at the Penn Museum

Neolithic Mother Goddess Figurine Museum of Anatolian Civilization - 4000 bce) Ancient Goddesses, Gods And Goddesses, Art Pariétal, Ancient Near East, Art Antique, Mother Goddess, Sacred Feminine, Ancient Aliens, Ancient Artifacts
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Neolithic Mother Goddess Figurine Museum of Anatolian Civilization

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Potnia Theron (Mistress of Animals) / Minoan goddess, Museo della Civitella, Chieti, Italy

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egypt-museum: “ Ancient Egyptian Stele with Fertility Gods Upper register of limestone stele of chief craftsman Qeh, from Deir el-Medina. Naked goddess identified as ‘Qetesh, lady of heaven’, standing. Ancient Aliens, Ancient History, Egyptian Symbols, Ancient Egyptian Art, Egyptian Mythology, Egyptian Goddess, Ancient Mysteries, Ancient Artifacts, Egypt Museum
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Asherah, Astarte, Anat, Athirat Godness in Ancient Ugarit

The Goddess on a Lion Throne is abundantly attested in the archaeology of Lebanon, Syria, Jordan, and Canaan/Israel. is the "owl" Mithra, Sumerian flying craft? sun surrounded by 7 planets and the moon Ancient Aliens, Ancient Art, Ancient History, Art History, Ancient Mesopotamia, Ancient Civilizations, Lion With Wings, Potnia Theron, Epic Of Gilgamesh
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Lion-Throned Goddesses of West Asia – Veleda

The Goddess on a Lion Throne is abundantly attested in the archaeology of Lebanon, Syria, Jordan, and Canaan/Israel. First we’ll look at some Phoenician scarabs showing lion thrones, often wi…

Inanna goddess of love and war, with a lion. Inanna illustrates her dual nature as a goddess of love, "showing some leg"; while the lion, the weapons of battle rising up behind her. The eight-pointed star (Venus) symbol associated with her. Ancient Aliens, Ancient Art, Ancient History, Mother Goddess, Goddess Of Love, Ancient Goddesses, Gods And Goddesses, Ancient Mesopotamia, Ancient Civilizations

Images of Sumerian life

Inanna, the goddess of love and war, with a lion. No other image of Inanna…

Phoenician Bronze Amulet with the Sign of Tanit - Origin: Israel Circa: 500 BC to 400 BC Dimensions: high x wide Collection: Biblical Medium: Bronze

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 Culture: Nubian Period: Napatan Period, reign of Piankhy (Piye) Date: B. Place of origin: Nubia (Sudan), El-Kurru, Ku 51

The Goddess Tanit British Museum

Amulet of a winged Goddess Nubian, 743–712 B.C. At Boston Museum of Fine Art.