As the news slows to a crawl over the holidays, so too shall I. May your day be merry and bright in anticipation of the return of regular programming.
Slow news day
5,000-year-old mother goddess found in İzmir’s most ancient settlement5,000-year-old mother goddess found in İzmir’s most ancient settlement
Archaeologists excavating the Yeşilova Mound in the Bornova district of İzmir, Turkey, have unearthed a 5,000-year-old mother goddess figurine. Made out of terracotta, the petite goddess is just four inches
Early David with the Head of Goliath by Caravaggio restoredEarly David with the Head of Goliath by Caravaggio restored
David with the Head of Goliath in the Prado Museum, the only work by the Baroque master Caravaggio in Madrid and one of only four in all of Spain, has
Group of pre-Hispanic metal artifacts found in PeruGroup of pre-Hispanic metal artifacts found in Peru
Archaeologists excavating the archaeological site of Ñusta Hispana in the Peruvian region of Vilcabamba discovered a group 38 pre-Hispanic metal artifacts. Four ceremonial vessels, one ring, four bracelets, two ceremonial