Anch and Sunwheel from a book of the dead, originally created by the egyptian writer Ani.
The Shabaka Stone, sometimes Shabaqo, is a relic incised with an ancient Egyptian religious text, which dates from the 25th dynasty.
Tibetan King Srongtsong Gampo and his wives, Princess Bhrikuti of Nepal (viewer's left) and Princess Wencheng of China (viewer's right).
The Gathering of the Manna, c. 1460-1470.
Horizontal friezes in relief on the outer wall enclosure of Hazara Rama temple, depicting life in the kingdom
Photograph taken by self (Dineshkannambadi) at Hampi, Karnataka state, India in June 2004. (An ancient market place)
Different view of the Qutub Minar in New Delhi, India. One of the most outstanding pieces of Medieval India
Budha Statue of Mahabalipuram
a view of the famous shore temple at Mahabalipuram. It is one of the 15 UNESCO world heritage sites in India.
Meoto Iwa, or the Married Couple Rocks, are a couple of small rocky stacks in the sea off Futami, Mie, Japan.
P'an-ku is the first living being and the creator of all in some versions of Chinese mythology.
An engraving of The Lactation of Saint Bernard. The Virgin Mary is shooting milk into the eye of Saint Bernard of Clairvaux from her right breast which allegedly miraculously cured an eye affliction.
Christ Embracing St Bernard by Francisco Ribalta
Tycho Brahe's large mural quadrant at Uraniborg
Tor's Fight with the Giants
Odin in an Icelandic illuminated manuscript (18th century)