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didoofcarthage:

Relief of Seti I in the temple of Abydos 
photographed by Henri Bechard, c. 1860-1880
albumen print
Rijksmuseum 

didoofcarthage:

Relief of Seti I in the temple of Abydos 

photographed by Henri Bechard, c. 1860-1880

albumen print

Rijksmuseum 

(Source: hdl.handle.net, via last-of-the-romans)

8AM
jopenb:

Jó éjt! Pacsi! :)
Selene the Moon (Attic Red Figure Kylix, Painter: Attributed to the Brygos Painter. Date: ca 500 - 450 BC, Period: Early Classical), Antikensammlung, Berlin, Germany
The moon-goddess Selene drives her two-horse chariot (biga) through the sky. The goddess is crowned with the orb of the moon and wears a night-cap on her head. Her horses are pegasoi, winged steeds.

jopenb:

Jó éjt! Pacsi! :)

Selene the Moon (Attic Red Figure Kylix, Painter: Attributed to the Brygos Painter. Date: ca 500 - 450 BC, Period: Early Classical), Antikensammlung, Berlin, Germany

The moon-goddess Selene drives her two-horse chariot (biga) through the sky. The goddess is crowned with the orb of the moon and wears a night-cap on her head. Her horses are pegasoi, winged steeds.

(via last-of-the-romans)

6AM
heaveninawildflower:

"Golden head by golden head." Illustration by Dante Gabriel Rossetti for ‘Goblin Market: The Prince’s Progress and Other Poems’ by Christina G. Rossetti.
Published 1879 by Macmillan & co.    
archive.org     

heaveninawildflower:

"Golden head by golden head." Illustration by Dante Gabriel Rossetti for ‘Goblin Market: The Prince’s Progress and Other Poems’ by Christina G. Rossetti.

Published 1879 by Macmillan & co.    

archive.org     

5AM
omgthatartifact:

Tile
Neo Assyrian, 883-859 BC
The British Museum

omgthatartifact:

Tile

Neo Assyrian, 883-859 BC

The British Museum

(via last-of-the-romans)

4AM
fawnvelveteen:

Priestess of Delphi By John Collier.

fawnvelveteen:

Priestess of Delphi By John Collier.

(via thedruidsteaparty)

3AM
centuriespast:

MASTER of Saint VeronicaThe Man of Sorrow with the Virgin and St Catherine1400-20Panel, 41 x 24 cmKoninklijk Museum voor Schone Kunsten, Antwerp

centuriespast:

MASTER of Saint Veronica
The Man of Sorrow with the Virgin and St Catherine
1400-20
Panel, 41 x 24 cm
Koninklijk Museum voor Schone Kunsten, Antwerp

2AM
saeculumaureum:

Mosaic with Street Musicians by !STORAX on Flickr.
This mosaic, signed by Dioskourides of Samos, was removed from the so-called Villa of Cicero, near Pompeii. A painting of the same scene was also found in Stabiae. The scene is reported to be from Theophorumene (The Possessed) by Menander. Mosaic dated 2nd C BC (First Style). Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli Inv. 9985. Opus vermiculatum - .43 x .41 m.

saeculumaureum:

Mosaic with Street Musicians by !STORAX on Flickr.

This mosaic, signed by Dioskourides of Samos, was removed from the so-called Villa of Cicero, near Pompeii. A painting of the same scene was also found in Stabiae. The scene is reported to be from Theophorumene (The Possessed) by Menander. Mosaic dated 2nd C BC (First Style). Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli Inv. 9985. Opus vermiculatum - .43 x .41 m.

(via last-of-the-romans)

1AM
witches-garden:

failedfairy:

Autour de la lune

☾

witches-garden:

failedfairy:

Autour de la lune

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ancientart:

Details from the Egyptian Tomb of Sennedjem in the necropolis of Deir el-Medina. Sennedjem lived in the reigns of Seti I and Ramesses II during the 19th Dynasty.

Photos courtesy of & taken by kairoinfo4u.

9PM
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