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ca. 1100-1000 BCE. Carved Jade Pendant, Coiled Dragon with tail in its mouth. Such items were buried with the owner. Western Zhou Dynasty. China. V&A (C.T. Loo, no find spot)

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an ICELANDIC LOOM for the Norse Encampment -Daily Life in the Viking Age circa 1000 AD at Vinland. The Viking Encampment living history prog...

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Robert the Magnificent (1000 – 1035) was the Duke of Normandy from 1027 until his death. He was the father of William the Conqueror who became in King of England in 1066 and was the great, great grandson of the famous Viking leader and first Duke of Normandy Rollo. My 26th, 27th, 28th (x2) 29th, 30th, 31st & 32nd GGF.

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This clay model of a riding woman or goddess from Archanes Crete dated around 1100-1000 BC, Even if not related to a warrior, shows the typic riding method used by the women as well as the large and confortable saddle utilized for this kind of riding. Such figurines have been found in Attica and Crete as well as Anatolia and Near East.

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Terracotta female figurine, probably a goddess, from the sanctuary of the lower acropolis of Tiryns, c. 1000 BC. The statuette has raised hands and is wearing a foot-length dress, a diadem on her head and necklaces. Archaeological Museum, Nauplion

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This 1000-year-old Ancient Ram Inn is haunted by talking cats, witches, and evil gateways. Follow the ley line from the stone Stonehenge and it'll lead you straight to the Inn.

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A JAPANESE CARVED IVORY "1,000 RATS" BALL, MEIJI PERIOD. Carved in good relief depicting intertwined rats. Signature chop on base, raised on a hardwood stand. Diameter 3 inches (8 cm).

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clairelizabethfraser: M e r m a i d s  //  {21st century} The earliest known mermaid legends come from Syria around 1000 B.C. where the Syrian goddess Atargatis dove into a lake to take the form of a fish, but the powers there would not allow her give up her great beauty, so only her bottom half became a fish and she kept her top half in human form. As myths tend to do, the story changed over time and Atargatis became mixed with Syrian goddess Ashtarte, who is generally considered the…

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