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“ACTOR’S MASKS” ~ Red Figure Pottery Theatre of Ancient Greece

Greek actors would often play more than one role in a single play. Since they were wearing masks the audience weren't able to identify the same actor playing multiple roles.

Jason returns with the golden fleece on an Apulian red-figure calyx krater, ca. 340–330 BC... http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gold

Jason bringing Pelias the Golden Fleece; a winged victory prepares to crown him with a wreath. Side A from an Apulian red-figure calyx crater, 340 BCE. On display at the Louvre Museum, Paris.

Ancient Greece, Rome, Greece, Figures, Party

Sumerian map

ca BC, Map of canals & irrigation system W of the Euphrates River w/captions in cuneiform, Babylonian

Sumerian map

ca BC, Map of canals & irrigation system W of the Euphrates River w/captions in cuneiform, Babylonian

The Wonders of Creation, a 16th-century edition of a medieval cosmography by Persian scholar Zakariya al-Qazwini ‎(1203–1283). Вся книга здесь .

The Wonders of Creation, a edition of a medieval cosmography by Persian scholar Zakariya al-Qazwini Вся книга здесь .

The Wonders of Creation, a 16th-century edition of a medieval cosmography by Persian scholar Zakariya al-Qazwini ‎(1203–1283). Вся книга здесь .

The Wonders of Creation, a edition of a medieval cosmography by Persian scholar Zakariya al-Qazwini Вся книга здесь .