Chinese guardian lions or Imperial guardian lions, often miscalled "Foo Dogs" in the West, are a common representation of the lion in imperial China.Chinese guardian lions are sometimes referred to in English as shishi, from the Chinese shí shī (Chinese: 石獅; pinyin: shíshī; literally: "stone lion"), which refers specifically to lion …
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Lions have been widely used in sculpture to provide a sense of majesty and awe, especially on public buildings. Lions were bold creatures and many ancient cities would have an abundance of lion sculptures to show strength in numbers as well.
DESCRIPTION OF GREECE 5. 16 – 27, TRANSLATED BY W. H. S. JONES TEMPLE OF OLYMPIAN HERA [5.16.1] XVI. It remains after this for me to describe the temple of Hera and the noteworthy objects contained in it.
Making Buddha Statues. Techniques and Art Terms for Creating Statues from Wood, Clay, Lacquer, Bronze, Single Block, Joined Block, Split-and-Join, etc. Japanese Buddhism Photo Dictionary.
Researchers have discovered the ruins of a huge Roman bath at the San El-Hagar archaeological site in Egypt.. Alongside the 52-foot-long red brick structure, archaeologists also unearthed pottery vessels, terracotta statues, bronze tools, a chunk of engraved stone, and a statue of a ram.
The lion-headed goddess of war protecting a pharoah: Archaeologists discover 66 statues of Sekhmet buried to ward off evil from the temple of Amenhotep III
Aegean civilizations: Aegean civilizations, the Stone and Bronze Age civilizations that arose and flourished in the area of the Aegean Sea in the periods, respectively, about 7000–3000 bc and about 3000–1000 bc.
Statues & Art of 400+ Deities, 4,000+ Photos. Digital Dictionary of Buddhism and Shintoism in Japan.
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