These ancient Egyptian cosmetic palettes are archaeological artifacts, originally used in predynastic Egypt to grind and apply ingredients for facial or body cosmetics.
Category: Ancient History
It is very amazing to know that ancient Sumerian people had a well-established schooling system and ample record in terms of clay tablets has been discovered
Literary Catalog clay tablet is a great example of “Need as the mother of invention”. By 2000 B.C Sumerian people wrote so many tablets that were difficult to maintain.
Very important stele was discovered in Karnak temple of Egypt which explains one of the administrative processes of ancient Egypt.
Prehistoric cave art is not simply depictions of wild animals. Instead, the animal symbols represent star constellations in the night sky.
3300 year old Stele revealed the drilling of a well in Egypt’s desert by Ramses II to begin the water supply in the middle of the desert.
The key to the decipherment of the Egyptian hieroglyphics was given by the Rosetta Stone. In the case of the cuneiform languages, travelers had noticed a number of inscriptions sculptured on rocks in Persia which is called Behistun Inscription
The mummy of the influential prophetess of Antinopolis 620 AD was discovered in 1907 in a Coptic necropolis of Middle Egypt accompanied by remarkable funeral furniture while she was resting in a wooden coffin.
Some of the artworks are very famous such as Indus Valley Pashupati seal, the Priest king, the dancing girl, etc. But still, some important and beautiful artifacts have missed the attention.
Mundigak was a large prehistoric town with an important cultural sequence from the 5th–2nd millennia BC. The mound was nine meters tall at the time of excavation.