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.
Achaemenid Gold Censer Gold, 5th-4th century B.C.E
Arrowhead, Neolithic period, ca. 7000–4500 b.c. Egyptian; From the Faiyum area Chert
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)
Cosmetic Box of Kemeni Period: Middle Kingdom Dynasty: Dynasty 12 Reign: reign of Amenemhat IV Date: ca. 1814–1805 B.C. Geography: From...
View of Library of Celsus in ancient city Ephesus , Selcuk, Turkey
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