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A hetaera attends to a vomiting drunk participant of a Greek symposium (drinking party).

A hetaera attends to a vomiting drunk participant of a Greek symposium (drinking party), Attic red-figure kylix by Duris (Interior). From Vulci.

The Middle-Classing of Prostitution

The middle classing of prostitution: the social climb of the sex trade

Otzi, the Ice Man of the Alps who was discovered in 1991.  His mummy, created by having been covered with glacial ice shortly after his death, is the oldest known human skin ever discovered – 5,300 years old – and it is tattooed.  Otzi has 59 separate tattoos

Otzi, the Ice Man of the Alps who was discovered in 1991. His mummy, created by having been covered with glacial ice shortly after his death, is the oldest known human skin ever discovered – 5,300 years old – and it is tattooed. Otzi has 59 separate tattoos

Attic kylix painted by Douris. The inner part shows the unhappy end of the symposium for a intoxicated man. A hetaira, courtesan, tries to help the man holding up his head.   A symposium's scene is portrayed in the cup  external surface.  CARC @ www.beazley.ox.ac.uk  Attic red-figured kylix attica   Attributed to Douris ca. 490-480 a.C.  from Vulci, Etruria Rome, Vatican Museums

Attic kylix painted by Douris. The inner part shows the unhappy end of the symposium for a intoxicated man. A hetaira, courtesan, tries to help the man holding up his head. A symposium's scene is portrayed in the cup external surface. CARC @ www.beazley.ox.ac.uk Attic red-figured kylix attica Attributed to Douris ca. 490-480 a.C. from Vulci, Etruria Rome, Vatican Museums

The mother (right side of image) is facing her son, while the father (left) is facing the other son in the grave discovered in Germany. A reconstruction shows such positioning (top of image). Note: Square indicates male and circle a female.

Grave Reveals Violent Death of Ancient Family

Anatolia Gold and Korneol 	The 1st century BC-1st century AD The section of the ring is round. Flat cut korneol is placed in the oval slot. The figure of a woman standing on a stone is placed. She carries a cornucopia in her left hand and staff in her right hand. She can be Felicitas because she seems to lean against something.

Anatolia Gold and Korneol The 1st century BC-1st century AD The section of the ring is round. Flat cut korneol is placed in the oval slot. The figure of a woman standing on a stone is placed. She carries a cornucopia in her left hand and staff in her right hand. She can be Felicitas because she seems to lean against something.

Христос Пантократор. Двухстороняя подвеска. 1100г; Византия. Константинополь; XII в. - православные мастерские «Русская Икона»

Христос Пантократор. Двухстороняя подвеска. 1100г; Византия. Константинополь; XII в. - православные мастерские «Русская Икона»

Euphronios Painter ~ Satyr pursues a maenad, tondo of a red-figure Attic cup, c. 510 BC-500 B.C.

Red-Figure Pottery in Greek Art

Euphronios Painter ~ Satyr pursues a maenad, tondo of a red-figure Attic cup, c. 510 B.

Arqueólogos encontraram casal que está de mãos dadas há mil anos - Galileu | Arqueologia

Arqueólogos encontraram casal que está de mãos dadas há mil anos

A couple who have been holding hands for 700 years have been uncovered at the ‘lost’ chapel of St Morrell in Leicestershire - Credit: University of Leicester Archaeological Services

A ROMAN RED JASPER RING STONE CIRCA 2ND-3RD CENTURY A.D.

A ROMAN RED JASPER RING STONE CIRCA 2ND-3RD CENTURY A.D.

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