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Established in London in 1753, the British museum houses approximately 8 million objects. It is one of the largest and most comprehensive collections in the world.

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British Museum - jewellery / Mid Gold and Garnet necklace with cross in Byzantine style, Anglo-Saxon. Renaissance Jewelry, Medieval Jewelry, Viking Jewelry, Ancient Jewelry, Roman Jewelry, Jewelry Art, Beaded Jewelry, Jewelry Design, Greek Jewelry

British Museum - jewellery

Mid 7c Gold and Garnet necklace with cross in Byzantine style, Anglo-Saxon.

Merovingian glass and ametyst beads, British Museum Renaissance Jewelry, Viking Jewelry, Ancient Jewelry, Antique Jewelry, Beaded Jewelry, Beaded Bracelets, Magical Jewelry, Royal Jewels, Dark Ages

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Corinthian Type Bronze Helmet BC Archaic Greek (Source: The British Museum) Archaic Greece, Ancient Greece, Ancient Egypt, Greek Helmet, Corinthian Helmet, Helmet Armor, Helmet Head, Ancient Armor, Minoan

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ancientpeoples: “Corinthian Helmet 600-550 BC Archaic Greek (Source: The British Museum) ”

Bronze statuette (from a tripod-stand) of running woman wearing a tunic, a mantle over her coiffure, and boots. Etruscan © The Trustees of the British Museum Ancient Art, Ancient History, Mythological Characters, Classical Mythology, Roman History, Archaeological Finds, Egyptian Goddess, Minoan, Women In History

Bronze statuette (from a tripod-stand) of running woman wearing a tunic, a mantle over her coiffure, and boots. Etruscan 540BC-520BC. © The Trustees of the British Museum

Portrait bust of Cleopatra VII on display in the British Museum by Ahala Ancient Egyptian Art, Ancient Rome, Ancient History, Art Romain, Hellenistic Period, Roman Sculpture, Roman History, Statues, Ancient Artifacts

543 portrait bust resembling Cleopatra VII on display in the British Museum

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 That is alot of stitching in that thing.Sudanese bronze helmet with original quilted lining, British Museum, London England. Ancient Armor, Medieval Armor, Costume Armour, Knight Armor, Arm Armor, Historical Art, Samurai, Old Art, British Museum

Sudanese bronze helmet with original quilted lining, British Museum, London England.

A Phoenician grave stele of the Moon-Goddess Tanit with sun & moon from Tophet in Carthage (modern Tunisia). At The London British Museum, London. Ancient Aliens, Ancient Egypt, Ancient History, Art History, Ancient Goddesses, Gods And Goddesses, Sumerian, Minoan, Art Ancien

Phoenician funeral stele - Moon-Goddess Tanit with sun & moon

Phoenician funeral stele from Carthage London British Museum Moon-Goddess Tanit with sun & moon above her EL

Oxus Treasure - Gold statuette of bearded man: the figure wears a high, stiff cap, tunic and embroidered coat with empty sleeves (called a 'kandys') holding a bundle of rods (called a 'barsom'). © The Trustees of the British Museum Medieval Jewelry, Ancient Jewelry, Historical Artifacts, Ancient Artifacts, Ancient Aliens, Ancient History, Middle East Culture, Bronze Age Civilization, Achaemenid

Oxus Treasure - Gold statuette of bearded man: the figure wears a high, stiff cap, tunic and embroidered coat with empty sleeves (called a 'kandys') holding a bundle of rods (called a 'barsom'). Achaemenid 5thC BC. © The Trustees of the British Museum

Oxus Treasure - Cast and chased silver statuette / Achaemenid centuries BCE) © The Trustees of the British Museum Ancient Aliens, Ancient Egypt, Ancient History, Art History, Historical Artifacts, Ancient Artifacts, Totems, Achaemenid, Ancient Persian

OXUS TREASURE - Cast and chased silver statuette. Achaemenid 5thC BC-4thC BC. © The Trustees of the British Museum | The Oxus treasure is a collection of about 180 surviving pieces of metalwork in gold and silver, the majority rather small, plus perhaps about 200 coins, from the Achaemenid Persian period which were found by the Oxus river about 1877-1880.

Made in Mesopotamia: Bronze protective spirit British Museum Ancient Aliens, Ancient History, Art History, Ancient Mesopotamia, Ancient Civilizations, Ancient Discoveries, Cradle Of Civilization, Arte Tribal, Ancient Near East

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Inscribed wine-jar fragment inscribed with the name of Semerkhet, Dynasty BC), from the tomb of Semerkhet, Abydos, Egypt. Ancient Egypt Civilization, Ancient Artifacts, Old Egypt, Archaeological Discoveries, Visit Egypt, Egyptian Art, Antiquities, British Museum, Anthropology

Early Egyptian wine-jar fragment

Inscribed wine-jar fragment inscribed with the name of Semerkhet, 1st Dynasty (c.2900 BC), from the tomb of Semerkhet, Abydos, Egypt. British Museum (EA 32684)