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ANTIOCHUS III

UNCERTAIN MINT 67, IN NORTHERN MESOPOTAMIA, PERHAPS CARRHAE

Silver tetradrachm, Apollo on omphalos type

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Obv.: Dademed head of Antiochus r., dotted border. 42 more words

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ANTIOCHUS III

UNCERTAIN MINT 67, IN NORTHERN MESOPOTAMIA, PERHAPS CARRHAE

Silver tetradrachm, Apollo on omphalos type

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Obv.: Dademed head of Antiochus r., dotted border. 49 more words

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ANTIOCHUS III

PI-ALPHA MINT, IN NORTHERN MESOPOTAMIA

Silver tetradrachm, Apollo on omphalos type

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Obv.: Diademed head of Antiochus III r., fillet border. 43 more words

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Hand of Fatima

Hamsa

The hamsa (Arabic: خمسة‎ khamsah, meaning lit. “five”) is a palm-shaped amulet popular throughout the Middle East and North Africa, and commonly used in jewelry and wall hangings. 1,274 more words

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In the News - Threats to Antiquities in Iraq and Syria

There was a great news segment on the PBS News Hour last night that highlighted the destruction of a wide variety of important cultural artifacts in both Iraq and Syria. 60 more words

The Return of Androgynous Spirituality

Is “androgynous spirituality” or the merging of the masculine and the feminine, which we once saw as the highest forms of spirituality emerging from ancient spiritually advanced civilisations, such as Mesopotamia and Egypt, making a comeback in human consciousness and soul evolution? 41 more words

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Impact of Information Design

This weeks topic is about the impact of information design on our lives in reference to historical development in the field of information design. Through out time information design has been used to navigate maps, inform people of climate diversity and even simple things like direct someone to the bathroom. 288 more words