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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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ANCIENT CIVILISATIONS | Chestnut ESL HOME

ANCIENT CIVILISATIONS | Chestnut ESL HOME | Artifacts | Scoop.it
EXPERIENCE · GREEK PHILOSOPHERS · MOTIVATIONALVIDEOS · VIDEO 3 · VIDEO 4 · VIDEO 1 · VIDEO 2 · ← MONUMENTS: Colosseum, Ancient Rome. August 9, 2011 · 21:17. ↓ Jump to Comments. ANCIENT CIVILISATIONS ...
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The Most Creative Unusual Subway (40 pics)

The Most Creative Unusual Subway (40 pics) | Artifacts | Scoop.it
The Stockholm Metro (Stockholms tunnelbana) is often called the longest art gallery in the world. About 90 of the 100 underground stations provide visitors the (RT @OakCliffLodge: Awesome pics of the Stockholm subway -- the longest art gallery in...
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A Taste of Iran - Episode 02: Shiraz - Watch Free Documentary ...

A Taste of Iran - Episode 02: Shiraz - Watch Free Documentary ... | Artifacts | Scoop.it
... wanders through ancient bazaars and takes a tour through the magnificent former capital of Isfahan.
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Inca Population: How Many Incas Were There? | Suite101.com

Inca Population: How Many Incas Were There? | Suite101.com | Artifacts | Scoop.it
Modern Inca population studies have given a range of estimates as to how many Incas there were in the pre-conquest Inca Empire.
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Is there a better link for this? I got an error message when I tried to open the link. Thanks!
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Remains of Ancient Palace Discovered - LiveScience.com

Remains of Ancient Palace Discovered - LiveScience.com | Artifacts | Scoop.it
LiveScience.comRemains of Ancient Palace DiscoveredLiveScience.com"This makes me think if you try to envision this ancient civilization that to some extent they were seminomadic pastoralists." In other words, they relied heavily on beef and animal...
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The world's most disputed antiquities: a top 5 list | History Of ...

The world's most disputed antiquities: a top 5 list | History Of ... | Artifacts | Scoop.it
It's true that a great many antiquities and works of art we enjoy at museums today may have been acquired through looting or other unsavory practices. Here are five of the most famous works of art that have been ....
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10 Famous Paintings Recreated in LEGO - Oddee.com (famous paintings, lego paintings)

10 Famous Paintings Recreated in LEGO - Oddee.com (famous paintings, lego paintings) | Artifacts | Scoop.it
Born in Turin some 56 years ago, he's an italian photographer with a crush on Lego.
An art lover himself, he recreates famous paintings of the past in perfect detail, using the ubiquitous bricks. Meet Marco Pece.
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Art News | The ArtScience Museum Exhibits Salvador Dali "Mind of a Genius" | Art Knowledge News

Art News | The ArtScience Museum Exhibits Salvador Dali "Mind of a Genius" | Art Knowledge News | Artifacts | Scoop.it
The ArtScience Museum at Marina Bay Sands is proud to present Dalí: Mind of a Genius on view at the museum until October 30th (The ArtScience Museum Exhibits Salvador Dali "Mind of a Genius" | Art Knowledge News:
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chikwithme

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fyeahafrica: “ “ Benin Bronzes Image taken from the The Art of Benin Paula Ben-Amos This is an illustrated introduction to the art and history of the ancient kingdom of Benin from the 14th century to...
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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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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 1:10 PM

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

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Jerusalem Tunnel Discovery: Artifacts Unearthed from Ancient War - International Business Times

Jerusalem Tunnel Discovery: Artifacts Unearthed from Ancient War - International Business Times | Artifacts | Scoop.it
CTV.caJerusalem Tunnel Discovery: Artifacts Unearthed from Ancient WarInternational Business TimesArcheologists said Monday that the finds, including a sword, oil lamps, clay pots, a bronze key and coins, were abandoned during a pivotal episode in...
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Cynia Sapp's curator insight, February 10, 2014 5:50 PM

Although, this article isn't recent, it is interesting how they found artifacts from a millennium ago. And the artifacts they found are artifacts that can be used as a source of light, food, and protection

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Rare photos document birth of Taiwan

Rare photos document birth of Taiwan | Artifacts | Scoop.it
Lying just 160 kilometers (100 miles) from the People's Republic of China is the Republic of China, an island now more commonly known as Taiwan.
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Peru researchers make rare ancient insect find

Peru researchers make rare ancient insect find | Artifacts | Scoop.it
Researchers in Peru said Tuesday they have discovered the remains of ancient insects and sunflower seeds trapped inside amber dating from the Miocene epoch, some 23 million years ago.
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The Incas: Facts and Figures | Suite101.com

The Incas: Facts and Figures | Suite101.com | Artifacts | Scoop.it
Interesting Inca facts and figures including the size and extent of the Inca Empire, facts about Inca daily life and information about Inca warfare.
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How Goya's Duke of Wellington was stolen - The Guardian

How Goya's Duke of Wellington was stolen - The Guardian | Artifacts | Scoop.it
The GuardianHow Goya's Duke of Wellington was stolenThe GuardianBoth thieves concealed the famous paintings for several years without being caught and both decided to return them: the Duke was deposited in the left-luggage office of New Street...
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"Ancient Civilizations of The Americas: Man, Nature and Spirit in Pre ... - The Japan Times

"Ancient Civilizations of The Americas: Man, Nature and Spirit in Pre ... - The Japan Times | Artifacts | Scoop.it
The Japan Times"Ancient Civilizations of The Americas: Man, Nature and Spirit in Pre ...The Japan TimesItems on display include masks and statues created by the Olmec, the first major civilization in Mexico (900-600 BC); Mayan jade accessories; and...
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10 Most Famous Paintings of all Time | Touropia

10 Most Famous Paintings of all Time | Touropia | Artifacts | Scoop.it
10 Most Famous #Paintings of all Time http://t.co/gxcAuzo #Art RT @MrDaveLaws...
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Symbol of royal authority - The Hindu

Symbol of royal authority - The Hindu | Artifacts | Scoop.it
The HinduSymbol of royal authorityThe HinduThe Maratha tradition largely continued the Nayak tradition and under the British influence started the tradition of paintings meant to be hung on walls, for instance, the famous Thanjavur paintings.
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