shell maskette gorget. 13th–14th century United States, Williams Island reportedly, Tennessee. Mississippian culture
Late Mississippian culture engraved whelk shell gorget maskette with weeping eye motif
A strange pharaoh - This statue of the pre-dynastic period may be the first known depiction of a pharaoh. At the time of Nagada (the name of a discovery at the site of Upper Egypt), around 4000 BC. This statue was found in Gebelein, south of Luxor.
This Artifacts is a Shell Gorget Biconical drilled 3.25 x 3.5 Found in Lauderdale County Alabama and dates from 1650 AD. http://www.americasartifacts.com/Artifacts/Native%20American/Shell/00852.htm
Une tablette d’argile cunéiforme datant de 3123 BC est enfin identifiée comme le témoignage écrit d’un astéroïde qui aurait detruit sodome et ghomorre
Mississippians made gorgets, or jewelry that hangs around the neck, from shell.