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Stone Sculptures | Stone Carving, Abstract Stone Sculpture - China sculpture, statue

Stone Sculptures | Stone Carving, Abstract Stone Sculpture - China sculpture, statue

"The reason people think they are [only] heads is there are about 150 statues buried up to the shoulders on the slope of a volcano, and these are the most famous, most beautiful and most photographed of all the Easter Island statues," Van Tilburg, who is also a fellow at the Cotsen Institute of Archaeology at the University of California, Los Angeles, told Life's Little Mysteries. "This suggested to people who had not seen photos of [other unearthed statues on the island] ...

"The reason people think they are [only] heads is there are about 150 statues buried up to the shoulders on the slope of a volcano, and these are the most famous, most beautiful and most photographed of all the Easter Island statues," Van Tilburg, who is also a fellow at the Cotsen Institute of Archaeology at the University of California, Los Angeles, told Life's Little Mysteries. "This suggested to people who had not seen photos of [other unearthed statues on the island] ...

Lion man, Löwenmensch, carved from mammoth ivory, is 30 cm high and 6 cm in diameter. It was found in the cave of Hohlenstein-Stadel in the Valley of Lone, Baden-Wurttemberg (Germany), in 1931, recently dated to 40 000 BC making it the oldest sculpture known. It is now determined to be male. The arms bear striations carved into the ivory. It is pieced together from more than 1000 tiny pieces. Ulmer Museum. Ulm.

Lion man, Löwenmensch, carved from mammoth ivory, is 30 cm high and 6 cm in diameter. It was found in the cave of Hohlenstein-Stadel in the Valley of Lone, Baden-Wurttemberg (Germany), in 1931, recently dated to 40 000 BC making it the oldest sculpture known. It is now determined to be male. The arms bear striations carved into the ivory. It is pieced together from more than 1000 tiny pieces. Ulmer Museum. Ulm.

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Stone Carved Sculpture Alabaster Abstract by SharsArtPottery, $450.00

Uruguayan pearl white marble Carved Stone , Marble, Alabaster, Soap Stone sculpture by artist Gerardo Correa Martin titled: 'Ties (Semi Abstract Pale Marble statues)' £3100 #sculpture #art

Uruguayan pearl white marble Carved Stone , Marble, Alabaster, Soap Stone sculpture by artist Gerardo Correa Martin titled: 'Ties (Semi Abstract Pale Marble statues)' £3100 #sculpture #art

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