directedbychuckjones:

Do you have your Halloween costume planned? (Is Tumblr the right place to ask that question?)

directedbychuckjones:

Do you have your Halloween costume planned? (Is Tumblr the right place to ask that question?)

secretcinema1:

Willem de Kooning.

secretcinema1:

Willem de Kooning.

(via justanothermasterpiece)

postgradfrat:

It’s a Southern thing, y’all.

postgradfrat:

It’s a Southern thing, y’all.

King Tutankhamun did not die in chariot crash, virtual autopsy reveals


archaeologicalnews:

A ‘virtual autopsy’ of King Tutankhamun has revealed that he is unlikely to have died in a chariot crash, as has previously been suggested, because he suffered from serious genetic physical impairments.

The autopsy, composed of more than 2,000 computer scans, was carried out alongside a…

ancientpeoples:

Terracotta Conical Rhyton
c.1600-1500 BC
Late Minoan I
(Source: The Metropolitan Museum)

ancientpeoples:

Terracotta Conical Rhyton

c.1600-1500 BC

Late Minoan I

(Source: The Metropolitan Museum)

19thcenturyboyfriend:

Portrait of Zacherie Zacharian (1886), Edgar Degas

19thcenturyboyfriend:

Portrait of Zacherie Zacharian (1886), Edgar Degas

(via loverofbeauty)

A collection of ancient Egyptian artefacts recovered from London


archaeologicalnews:

After a year of legal and diplomatic negotiations, Egypt is to receive Tuesday a collection of 15 ancient Egyptian objects from London.

Ali Ahmed, head of the Antiquities Recuperation Section of the antiquities ministry said that these objects were monitored last year by the section as they…

tetedecaboche:

Linda Vachon.
ancientpeoples:

Ointment Jar
18th Dynasty, New Kingdom
c.1479-1458 BC
(Source: The Metropolitan Museum)

ancientpeoples:

Ointment Jar

18th Dynasty, New Kingdom

c.1479-1458 BC

(Source: The Metropolitan Museum)