Etruscan statuette, Apiro Italy, 460-450 BCE - Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art -
Toy cat Egypt New Kingdom Thebes
Jikke van de Waal-Bijma large sculpture...
Cosmetic Spoon in the Shape of a Mouse Period: New Kingdom, ca. 1550–1295 B.C. - Bone
Sailing into the ever after Originating from Asyut in Egypt (3500-3100 B.C.) length: 25,3 centimetres
Blue Faience Model Hedgehog, from an Egyptian Tomb at Abydos, New Kingdom (18th Dynasty c.1567-1320 BC)
Venus of Kostenky (c.23,000 - 21,000 BCE)
Violin idol, Ancient Near East. circa 2700 - 2100 B.C.E. Representations of the agricultural fertility "Mother Goddess" were commonly buried in graves, particularly those of children, likely indicating a belief in life after death.