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I used to have a rubber pen in the shape of a fish. One day Dweezil removed it from the pen pot and wandered round the flat with it firmly clamped between his jaws.

Never before was such tenderness displayed in Egyptian art. Statue of Akhenaten with child, Egyptian Museum in Cairo.

ancient Egyptian statuette depicting king Akhenaten affectionately cuddling his child , Egyptian Museum, Amarna, Cairo, Egypt

One of the Riace Bronzes emerging from the sea, 40 years ago. The Riace bronzes were discovered August 16, 1972. The classical Greek statues were spotted partly buried in the sand by a snorkeler, Stefano Mariottini, about 300 meters off the cost of Riace, near Reggio Calabria, Italy. They came out of the sea four days later, and are housed in the Museo Nazionale della Magna Grecia in Reggio Calabria, Italy.

One of the two Riace Bronzes discovered by an amateur scuba diver is brought out of the Ionian sea. August 1972 40 Historical Photos, 10 of which will Drop your Jaw!

Etruscan statues (Volterra). 2nd-3rd centuries BCE

Ombra della Sera - Etruscan elongated bronze figures from Volterra, century BCE at the Museum of VIlla Guilia, Rome

Male bust - the so-called Ptolemy Apion - found in the Villa of the Papyri, Herculaneum .....the National Archaeological Museum of Naples

Herma head with corkscrew curls that may be a restoration, traditionally identified as Ptolemy Apion, king of Cyrene, or Berenice

Italic civilizations, 7th century b. C. Bronze pendant in the shape of a woman. From the necropolis of Contrada Leonessa (Basilicata region, Italy) Melfi, Museo Archeologico Nazionale Del Melfese (Archaeological Museum)

Bronze pendant in the shape of a woman. From the necropolis of Contrada Leonessa (Basilicata region, Italy) Melfi, Museo Archeologico Nazionale Del Melfese (Archaeological Museum) (or. ancient evidence of Cybermen)

Gallo-Roman Tutela, silver statuette Draped Goddess of the City (see mural crown) holding a twinned cornucopia and a patera; the Dioscouri are on her wings, at the tips of which is an arc holding busts of the gods recognizable by their attributes. A tiny garlanded altar is at her feet. From the Macon hoard. Roman 150-220 CE. London: British Museum.

Draped Goddess of the City holding a twinned cornucopia and a patera; the Dioscouri are on her wings, at the tips of which is an arc holding busts of the gods Roman A.