Browsing the "Carvings" Tag

The world’s oldest abstract art

February 28th, 2012 | by Admin

A Stone Age pebble, engraved 100,000-years-ago, may be the world’s oldest abstract art. “Upon engraving the piece with a sharp


Monumental gate complex unearthed in Turkey

August 9th, 2011 | by Admin

Archaeologists in southeastern Turkey have unearthed a 3,000-year-old monumental gate complex adorned with stone sculptures, including a beautifully carved lion.


Carved Olmec relief found in Mexico

July 28th, 2011 | by Admin

Archaeologists in Mexico have uncovered a 2,800-year-old monument carved by the Olmecs. The work – standing more than 1.5 meters