Silver Celtic Iceni unit. Britain, 1st century A.D. The Iceni were a British tribe inhabiting the area around Norfolk from the 1st century B.C. to approximately the end of the 1st century A.D. They started using coins as a means of payment at around 10 B.C. This particular coin has a stylized horse depicted on it. Other coins would have equally stylized versions of animals. Source: The Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery
Dinosaur depicted in the Palestrina Mosaic 1st Century BC. It always seems to be universally accepted that ALL the dinosaurs were wiped out in one go. Seems pretty unlikely when you think about it rationally.
what i like most about this piece that i would like to incorporate into my own boss concept is the impression he presents of himself by the way he stands and his look. Just by looking at the character you know he is someone of power and not to be taken lightly. this is something i wish to project onto my own characters.
A GRAECO-ROMAN GOLD SNAKE RING CIRCA 1ST CENTURY B.C.-1ST CENTURY A.D. Composed of two coiling snakes, their heads turned out on either side, their bodies forming a Herakles knot at the centre, details incised.