10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «ORNITHOMORPHIC»
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Early Art of the Northern Far East: The Stone Age
Among the ornithomorphic beings, two are images of an owl or great horned owl
(Fig. 28:1, 2) and two are works representing a small songbird, one of which is
reminiscent of a barn swallow or swift (Fig. 27), the other, a chickadee (Fig. 28:5).
Margarita Aleksandrovna Kirʹi͡ak
Archaeology as Long-term History
81-2) It is equally conceivable that in the past such experiences can be related to
the practice of impaling bird skins on smoking devices and to the production of
ornithomorphic pipes. During an altered state of consciousness these birds ...
Corpus of dated illuminated Greek manuscripts: to the year 1453
Headband 182x173 showing the entry of St. Arsenios into Constantinople and
the saint teaching the two children of the emperor 2 80x120 Ornithomorphic init.
A 50 Fig. 141 28v June 16. Top: The saints Manuel, Sabel and Ismael in font of ...
Iohannis Spatharakis, 1981
Bird of the Storm” elsewhere (o1 224, o2 44), although one of the main tales
attempts to conceal his ornithomorphic nature, explaining that his name is merely
a metaphor for velocity (O 77): “It is he [i.e., the supernatural horse] that was
Benjamin Todd Lee, Ellen Finkelpearl, Luca Graverini, 2014
The Gods and Goddesses of Old Europe: 7000 to 3500 BC Myths, ...
BU Collection, No. 19. Publ. D. Srejovic, Lepenski Vir (1969): PI. 48. 69, 70
Ornithomorphic vase found 2.3 m. (4.1 m.) deep at Vinca site. Late Vinca. Fine
red fabric. L. 20.7 cm., H. 14 cm. Opening in the tail. Oval body. Channelled
Polynesians in America: Pre-Columbian Contacts with the New ...
The ornithomorphic crescent—shape type, which constitutes over 50 percent of
the sample, presents a much wider distribution than the rest. The patu type
weapon is an elongated hand club, with many variants in shape details. It has
Terry L. Jones, Alice A. Storey, Elizabeth A. Matisoo-Smith, 2011
The Archaeology of Shamanism
Similar fringes may be seen on the coats of recent Siberian shamans. The fringe
of a shaman's coat is an important element, which marks his or her
ornithomorphic nature (i.e. the ability to transform into a bird or to gain its abilities
such as the ...
The Migration of Symbols
ornithomorphic character far more accentuated than that of the Winged Globe of
Egypt. This similarity, however, provided there be any grounds for maintaining
that equivalent symbols tend to merge into one another, is merely a result of the ...
comte Eugène Goblet d'Alviella, 1956
Crossing the Borders: New Methods and Techniques in the ...
These manufacturing details in conjunction with their excavated context make it
likely that these sheets were used as pendants, perhaps forming part of a
necklace in burial 57, where all four sheets and the ornithomorphic pendant were
Corinne L. Hofman, Menno Lambertus Pieter Hoogland, Annelou L. van Gijn, 2008
Wadi Hammeh 27, an Early Natufian Settlement at Pella in Jordan
315 Ornithomorphic bone pendant, RN 90214. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
. . . . . 315 Ornithomorphic bone pendant, RN 90214. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
. . . . . . . . . . 315 Incised limestone figurine, RN 120251.
3 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «ORNITHOMORPHIC»
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How Do You Get a Migratory Bird To Follow a Russian Dictator?
... birds have formed bonds with plastic boxes, flashing lights, and swinging pendulums, among many other decidedly nonornithomorphic items. «Slate Magazine, Sep 12»
One Classic Ballet, Many Interpretations
Kevin McKenzie's 2000 version at American Ballet Theater, by contrast, not only hammers home Odette's ornithomorphic predicament but also ... «New York Times, Jul 11»
It's a Bird, It's a Plane, It's a Robotic Bald Eagle
With two friends, he researched the issue and financed the development of the ornithomorphic model airplane. Falco relies on birds' innate ... «Wall Street Journal, Jun 10»