Nella caverna di Goyet i resti con segni di morsi e tagli su ossa di cinque individui, tra cui un bambino
Town Street - Jacques Francois Carabain
Jacques Francois Carabain (1834 1933)- " Town street " (...Verona, vicolo Satiro ai Filippini ) - Painting, Oil on canvas, 70x53 cm. - Origin: Belgium - Second half of the 19th century. Source of entry: Purchasing Commission of the Experts of the State Hermitage Museum, 1979.
Wonderful Neolithic stone axe made out of bright/grey patinated flint. This axe was found at the prehistorically area of Spiennes located nearby Mons; Europe-Belgium, covering more than 100 ha, this prehistorically site is the largest and earliest concentration of ancient mines in Europe. They are also remarkable for the diversity of technological solutions used for extraction and for the fact that they are directly linked to a settlement of the same period. Condition: Excellent. Origin…
Neanderthal, also spelled Neandertal, the most recent archaic humans, who emerged between 300,000 and 100,000 years ago and were replaced by early modern humans between 35,000 and perhaps 24,000 years ago. Neanderthals inhabited Eurasia from the Atlantic regions of Europe eastward to Central Asia and from as far north as present-day Belgium southward to the Mediterranean and southwest Asia.
Segni inequivocabili della pratica del cannibalismo sono stati scoperti sui fossili di Neanderthal vissuti oltre 40.000 anni fa nel sito belga di Goyet. La scoperta dimostra che questi nostri antichi "cugini" avevano una grande variabilità di comportamenti nei confronti dei defunti, altri gruppi geograficamente vicini erano soliti seppellirli
CARVED AXE WTIH SECTION TRIANGULAR White flint. Belgium, found at Huccorgne (Huy) Paleolithic or Mesolithic. 11.6 x 4.1 cm. Good condition. Former Belgian collection 20th century. http://artelios.be/eshop/en/prehistory/150-carved-axe-wtih-section-triangular.html
Chateau d'Anet~ home of Diane de Poitiers, mistress of Henri II. She wielded much influence and power at the French Court, until Henry was mortally wounded in a jousting accident. ~ Their intertwined initials DH adorn the chateau.