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Incas « Earthpages.ca

Incas « Earthpages.ca | Artifacts | Scoop.it
In the 11th-century, the Incas built a sacred capital at Cuzco, the City of the Sun, which would have been the South American equivalent of the Vatican. By the 15th century, the Inca empire had extended along the entire ...
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Poussin masterpiece from the celebrated 'Sacraments' series acquired by the ... - Art Daily

Poussin masterpiece from the celebrated 'Sacraments' series acquired by the ... - Art Daily | Artifacts | Scoop.it
Poussin masterpiece from the celebrated 'Sacraments' series acquired by the ...Art DailyThe Kimbell Art Museum announced today one of the most important acquisitions in its history: French painter Nicolas Poussin's Sacrament of Ordination (Christ...
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The Trace Italienne | History

The Trace Italienne | History | Artifacts | Scoop.it
The Trace Italienne And the Military Revolution During the Eighty Years' War, 1567-1648.
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Art News | The Barnsdall Art Park Exhibits Nazim M. Nazim's ...

Art News | The Barnsdall Art Park Exhibits Nazim M. Nazim's ... | Artifacts | Scoop.it
The Barnsdall Art Park is pleased to announce two exhibitions, Nazim M. Nazim: Power Animals and Michael Todd: Bronze and Steel, both on view until October 1st.
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The Ancient World with Bettany Hughes [s]

The Ancient World with Bettany Hughes [s] | Artifacts | Scoop.it
one of the most extreme civilisations the world has ever seen, one founded on discipline, sacrifice and frugality where the onus was on the… More ...channel4.com...
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The 10 paintings of the world's most famous artists Part.1 | UYX ART

The 10 paintings of the world's most famous artists Part.1 | UYX ART | Artifacts | Scoop.it
Today I show you these works of art from the world's most famous painters. Started at Gustave Courbet. Honoré Daumier Edouard Manet Pierre-Auguste.
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Renowned Painters of Realism

Renowned Painters of Realism | Artifacts | Scoop.it
Learn who the most famous painters were worldwide from the realism art movement, their life stories and art works.
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Pictures: Machu Picchu, Before and After Excavation

Pictures: Machu Picchu, Before and After Excavation | Artifacts | Scoop.it
See how the 15th-century Inca city has changed in the century since the ruins were "rediscovered" in Peru.
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Archaeologists unearth 2,000-year-old mosaic depicting the Greek god Apollo surrounded by muses

Archaeologists unearth 2,000-year-old mosaic depicting the Greek god Apollo surrounded by muses | Artifacts | Scoop.it
Excavations in the bowels of an ancient Roman hill have turned up the well-preserved, late 1st century wall mosaic with a figure of Apollo.
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Russia's main clock - The Voice of Russia

Russia's main clock - The Voice of Russia | Artifacts | Scoop.it
The Voice of RussiaRussia's main clockThe Voice of RussiaAfter the collapse of the Communist regime in the 1990s, a piece by Russian 19th-century composer Mikhail Glinka, named “Patriotic Song”, was adopted as the anthem of the new democratic Russia.
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What's on Around Europe

What's on Around Europe | Artifacts | Scoop.it
The Weekend Journal's guide to exhibitions, concerts and events around Europe.
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Five of the Most Famous Paintings at the MoMA | New York City Travel Guide ~ NYC Hotel Deals

Famous MOMA Paintings http://j.mp/oiMKlH #link...
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Monkey Vessel | Arts of Africa, Oceania, and the Americas | Collection Database | Works of Art | The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

Monkey Vessel | Arts of Africa, Oceania, and the Americas | Collection Database | Works of Art | The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York | Artifacts | Scoop.it
Monkey Vessel | Arts of Africa, Oceania, and the Americas | Collection Database | Works of Art | The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York (RT @metmuseum: Maya & Aztecs saw monkeys as originators of performing & visual arts—perhaps because...
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Shayna and Kayla's curator insight, October 3, 2013 10:10 AM

This artifact represents the intellectual art of Oceania. It is a sculpture of a famous monkey vessel in Oceania.

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Renaissance architecture: how to identify the Roman orders - The Guardian

Renaissance architecture: how to identify the Roman orders - The Guardian | Artifacts | Scoop.it
The GuardianRenaissance architecture: how to identify the Roman ordersThe GuardianThe classical "orders" describe a kind of architectural grammar, first developed in Greek architecture then adapted and extended by the Romans.
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When Rome Ruled | Secrets of the Gladiators | National Geographic Channel

When Rome Ruled | Secrets of the Gladiators | National Geographic Channel | Artifacts | Scoop.it
When Rome Ruled delivers the most up-to-date vision of the ancient world and challenges our perception of what we know about the Romans and their lives.
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Zhangbi Ancient Castle, perfect for tunnel warfare- China Travel Story, China Travel Tips, China Travel Guide

Zhangbi Ancient Castle, perfect for tunnel warfare- China Travel Story, China Travel Tips, China Travel Guide | Artifacts | Scoop.it
Speaking of tunnels, the most typical one is none other than tunnels made in the time when the Chinese people fought against the Japanese invaders. Such hidden underground tunnels connect from one vil...
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Ancient Roman jar riddled with mystery - msnbc.com

Ancient Roman jar riddled with mystery - msnbc.com | Artifacts | Scoop.it
msnbc.comAncient Roman jar riddled with mysterymsnbc.comArchival research indicates the jar was among artifacts from Roman Britain (the part of Great Britain under Roman control from about AD 43 to 410) that were given to the museum in the 1950s by...
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Ancient Egypt Video — History.com

Ancient Egypt Video — History.com | Artifacts | Scoop.it
The ancient Egyptian civilization endured for more than 5000 years, and at its peak was one of the richest and most powerful in the world.history.com...
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7 Most Advanced Ancient Civilizations in the World | Travel Blog ...

7 Most Advanced Ancient Civilizations in the World | Travel Blog ... | Artifacts | Scoop.it
Are you passionate about History? Read about some of the most advanced ancient civilizations and take a trip to see the remnants of these forgotten worlds.
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elizama ramirez's curator insight, January 31, 10:34 PM

There was many different civilizations from different places such has China, India, Egypt, ect. Each were specialized in something such as medicine, math, building, agriculture, and more. Some ancient civilization knew more than other civilizations. They were all different and runned differently. 

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2 Ancient African Civilisation in the Sahara

http://www.youtube.com/AfricansArise Historian Basil Davidson looks at ancient rock paintings in Zimbabwe of civilised black-skinned African peoples. "The ev...
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8 Ancient Inventions We Still Use Today [Pics]

8 Ancient Inventions We Still Use Today [Pics] | Artifacts | Scoop.it
Following are some of the items that help make our lives a lot easier thanks to the genius of the Ancient Greeks and Egyptians.
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Beautiful Photos Of Incredible India

Beautiful Photos Of Incredible India | Artifacts | Scoop.it
India has seen the incredible drama, biggest ideas and huge events since the beginning of history. Today we are showcasing a beautiful photos of incredible India to describe about its places, culture, values, tradition and people.
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Bat tombs a treasure trove of history - Times of Oman

Bat tombs a treasure trove of history - Times of Oman | Artifacts | Scoop.it
Times of OmanBat tombs a treasure trove of historyTimes of OmanMuscat: Among the recent discoveries at Bat, the ancient civilisation site, another major find are new honey comb tombs.
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Chennai's Government Museum- A Day At A Museum | Chennai | Know ...

Chennai's Government Museum- A Day At A Museum | Chennai | Know ... | Artifacts | Scoop.it
Sculptures coming to life, puppets talking to each other and ancient civilizations resurfacing to tell us their tales. Haven't we all wished that we could spend a magical night at a museum? Then again, not all of us can ...
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The ancient civilisations of Mexico - Look and Learn

The ancient civilisations of Mexico - Look and Learn | Artifacts | Scoop.it
But Mexico's rugged landscape did not prevent the growth of Indian civilisations which left their monuments scattered around the land. One of these ancient kingdoms was that of the Mayas, predecessors of the Aztecs, ...
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