This headrest—the Egyptian version of a pillow—was found in the tomb of a man named Shemai. Headrests were believed to have magi...
Hiroshige's 118 woodblock landscape and genre scenes of mid-nineteenth-century Tokyo, is one of the greatest achievements of Japanese art.
Whistles are generally used in indigenous cultures of the Americas to announce the presence of supernatural forces. In the Hamatsa ceremony,...
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