Kuan Yin, goddess of compassion. Kuan means Earth and Yin is the female life force. She is a completely enlightened Buddha who made a promise in the distant past that after reaching complete enlightenment she would always appear in female form for the ben
Excavated/Findspot Centuripe (Europe,Italy,Sicily,Enna (province),Centuripe) Date BC Period/Culture Western Greek Description Terracotta figure of a dancing girl; her flesh is covered with white glaze and her hair is coloured red.
Minoan Script- 2nd mil. BC. The Phaistos Disk is the most important hieroglyphic inscription in Crete. Clay disk covered on both sides with hieroglyphs arranged in a spiral which were impressed on the clay when the disk was still wet. Benjamin Schwartz refers to it as "the first movable type"