Artifact Statues of Susa Noblemen doing the Ancient Persian Susian Salute. The right hand bent straight, with the elbow to the waistline and the hand held up sideways. The left hand held in front of the body as the show of respect. This salute was even in use during Achaemenid Era. The Ancient Persian Susian Salute is the oldest Persian Salute. During Achaemenids Era, the salute was given with the hand a bit tilted
Mastiff, Date: ca. mid-2nd millennium B.C., Mesopotamia, Kassite culture.
ETRUSCANS TRACED THEIR ANCESTRY TO URUK ANYWAY......Sumerian Male Votive Statue
Egypt mtDNA and the Nile Valley ኒለ ቫልለይ Dna DiversitY.. The Maternal Hamito-Semitic.. mtDna Haplogroup L
Queen Ahmose Nefertati
Arrowhead, Neolithic period, ca. 7000–4500 b.c. Egyptian; From the Faiyum area Chert
An ancient base asking blessings from theka for the Scribe of the Library of Atum Pa-kap, son of the Prophet of Atum Pa-iry-kap and the mistress of the House Hr-ib-Wadjet; above the ankles the statuette is brass and therefore modern Period: Late Period and Modern Date: 664-332 B.C. and Modern Geography: Egypt Medium: Bronze, precious metal inlay
An ancient Greek bronze box mirror with the head of Pan; Pan has a goat's ears and wears a fawn's skin. (Metropolitan Museum of Art)