Mitri depicted as a scribe, painted wooden statue. Old Kingdom, 5th Dynasty c 2500 BCE

From ancient times the role of the scribe has been an important one. The Bible has many references to Jewish scribes. In the Old Testament, Ezra was described as “a skilled scribe in the La…

Archaeologists in Egypt have unearthed two 5,000-year-old wooden statues, complete with gold wrapping paper and precious lapis lazuli stones as striking blue eyes, dated from Egypt's pre-dynastic era (3,700-3,200 BC), before the age of pharaohs, the oldest such artifacts ever found. 1005685_10153097909045467_285121009_n.jpg (403×403)

Archaeologists in Egypt have unearthed two wooden statues, complete with gold wrapping paper precious lapis lazuli stones as striking blue eyes, dated from Egypt's pre-dynastic era BCE), before the age of pharaohs, the oldest such artifacts ever found.

Scandinavian Gods Set. Perfect gift! Unique wooden statues: Odin, Thor, Freyja, Frig, Magni, Tyr, Heimdallr, Hel and Loki in the one set.

Scandinavian Gods Set. Perfect gift! Unique wooden statues: Odin, Thor, Freyja, Frig, Magni, Tyr, Heimdallr, Hel and Loki in the one set.

Very beautifull set of 9 Nordic Gods. The statues are hand carwed from the linden wood. It would very nice fit into any home/pub decor!  The set include: Odin, Thor, Freyja, Frig, Magni, Tyr, Heimdallr, Hel and Loki.  It`s very great gift for him or her. Dimensions: 13 cmc tall/statue. Linden with mordant. On the back side is names on the runic language.  One of a kind in the world.  Your item will be shipped using a trackable service. A tracking number is available on request...

Very beautifull set of 9 Nordic Gods. The statues are hand carwed from the linden wood. It would very nice fit into any home/pub decor! The set include: Odin, Thor, Freyja, Frig, Magni, Tyr, Heimdallr, Hel and Loki. It`s very great gift for him or her. Dimensions: 13 cmc tall/statue. Linden with mordant. On the back side is names on the runic language. One of a kind in the world. Your item will be shipped using a trackable service. A tracking number is available on request...

Hand Carved Gazelles Pair Wooden Statues Figures, Home Decor Accents, Tribal Decor, Interior Accents, Vintage Home Decor by MyVintageApartment on Etsy

Pair of hand carved ebony wood gazelles. In nice condition with textured ears and antlers.

A wooden statue head found in the funerary area of Ankhnespepy II, a queen of Egypt’s Old Kingdom, appears to date to the later New Kingdom, which is puzzling to archaeologists as there are no wealthy graves from that period in the area. -Archaeology.com

A wooden statue head found in the funerary area of Ankhnespepy II, a queen of Egypt’s Old Kingdom, appears to date to the later New Kingdom

how to make a simple wooden statue nativity

Wooden Nativity Silhouette Statue

Wooden Nativity Silhouette Statue here's how to make a diy simple wooden nativity set - this is a perfect christmas craft idea - maybe even give away as neighbor gifts?

Large gold lacquered wooden statue of standing Buddha, eyes half-closed, wearing a thin draped dress, hands in vitarka mudra position.

Large gold lacquered wooden statue of standing Buddha, eyes half-closed, wearing a thin draped dress, hands in vitarka mudra position,photography

Ethnic wooden statue.  #Borneo #Dayak #primitiveart #tribal #kalimantan

Ethnic wooden statue. #Borneo #Dayak #primitiveart #tribal #kalimantan

Wooden statue 'Obako, heroine of ancient times' by YAMAZAKI Choun 1908, Japan 山崎朝雲 「大葉子」

Wooden statue 'Obako, heroine of ancient times' by YAMAZAKI Choun Japan…

Shigir Idol ~ The Idol, twice as ancient as the Egyptian Pyramids, is the oldest wooden statue in the world, estimated as having been constructed approximately 9,500 years ago, and preserved as if in a time capsule in a peat bog on the western fringe of Siberia. It's covered with symbols and pictograms and the geometrical ornament had some meaning. The difficulty of interpretation is the possible multiple related meanings. Scientists wonder if it's a lost written language or coded?

The Shigir Idol, found in 1890 in a peat bog in the Urals, has been redated with new radiocarbon methods and determined to be year.

Christmas nativity scene with wooden statues of Mary, Joseph and baby Jesus.

Christmas nativity scene with wooden statues of Mary, Joseph and baby Jesus.

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