Hélia Barroso

Hélia Barroso

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Pyramidal Back with Horizontal Piercing, Device showing Two Falcons Flanking what is meant to be an Ankh Sign, First Intermediate Period Dynasty: 8–11, ca. 2150–2010 B.C.E. Egypt

Design Amulet, Pyramidal Back with Horizontal Piercing, Device showing Two Falcons Flanking what is meant to be an Ankh Sign- Period: First Intermediate Period Dynasty: Date: ca. Geography: Country of Origin Egypt Medium: Serpentine

One of Hevelius' labelled maps of the moon.

Hevelius Map of the Moon 1647 - Selenography - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Hevelius made extraordinarily detailed drawings of the Moon. This drawing of the full Moon from his 1647 atlas of the Moon, the Selenographia, shows craters, slopes, and plains. Hevelius named 286 craters, mountains, and “seas,” but his names were long and cumbersome, and only 10 are still used today.

Hevelius made extraordinarily detailed drawings of the Moon. This drawing of the full Moon from his 1647 atlas of the Moon, the Selenographia, shows craters, slopes, and plains.