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chun quoit / 22 wheler street

chun quoit. erected in the neolithic period (3500-2500bc), this portal dolmen still retains some evidence of the mound which once surrounded it. the antiquarian borlase wrote of tall kerb stones which would have enclosed the cairn measuring some thirty odd feet

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chun quoit / 22 wheler street

chun quoit. erected in the neolithic period (3500-2500bc), this portal dolmen still retains some evidence of the mound which once surrounded it. the antiquarian borlase wrote of tall kerb stones which would have enclosed the cairn measuring some thirty odd feet

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chûn quoit

chûn quoit is one of a small group of similar monuments kept largely to penwith, though there are two or three further east in cornwall. also found  in wales, ireland and brittany. such sites are discoed as chambered tombs or portal dolmens,

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chûn quoit

chûn quoit is one of a small group of similar monuments kept largely to penwith, though there are two or three further east in cornwall. also found  in wales, ireland and brittany. such sites are discoed as chambered tombs or portal dolmens,

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musei wormiani historia

the cabinet of curiosities emerged in the sixteenth century, although more rudimentary collections had existed earlier. the best documented cabinets were of rulers and aristocrats, of the merchant class and early practitioners of science in europe -these were the precursors to the modern museum

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musei wormiani historia

the cabinet of curiosities emerged in the sixteenth century, although more rudimentary collections had existed earlier. the best documented cabinets were of rulers and aristocrats, of the merchant class and early practitioners of science in europe -these were the precursors to the modern museum

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john_heartfield. book_covers

john_heartfield. #image_text. #maria_lietner #eça_de_queiroz #ilja_ehnrenburg #upton_sinclair #book_covers Url: https://ift.tt/2Jdm7me

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john_heartfield. book_covers

john_heartfield. #image_text. #maria_lietner #eça_de_queiroz #ilja_ehnrenburg #upton_sinclair #book_covers Url: https://ift.tt/2Jdm7me

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the mên-an-tol

the men-an-tol monument consists of four stones: one fallen, two uprights, and between these a circular one, 1.3m in diameter, pierced by a hole about half its size in diameter. an old plan of men-an-tol (the stone of the hole)

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the mên-an-tol

the men-an-tol monument consists of four stones: one fallen, two uprights, and between these a circular one, 1.3m in diameter, pierced by a hole about half its size in diameter. an old plan of men-an-tol (the stone of the hole)

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boscawen-un stone circle

boscawen-un This stone circle is actually an ellipse (24.9 x 21.9m) with the longer axis orientated NW – SE. The stones are graded in height towards the west. thom classified this ring as a type b flattened circle, suggesting it

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boscawen-un stone circle

boscawen-un This stone circle is actually an ellipse (24.9 x 21.9m) with the longer axis orientated NW – SE. The stones are graded in height towards the west. thom classified this ring as a type b flattened circle, suggesting it

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cumbrian cup-marked panels

a new group of cup-marked (cupules) panels have came to light recently (2015) that lie within a region defined as the cumbria high fells (natural england, 2010). kate e. sharpe of the department of archaeology, durham university, outlines here the

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cumbrian cup-marked panels

a new group of cup-marked (cupules) panels have came to light recently (2015) that lie within a region defined as the cumbria high fells (natural england, 2010). kate e. sharpe of the department of archaeology, durham university, outlines here the

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cupules — the oldest surviving rock art

cupules are the earliest surviving rock art we know about in the world, but this does not necessarily make them the first rock art produced.the oldest rock art we know about in every continent are linear grooves and cupules, especially

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cupules — the oldest surviving rock art

cupules are the earliest surviving rock art we know about in the world, but this does not necessarily make them the first rock art produced.the oldest rock art we know about in every continent are linear grooves and cupules, especially

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merry maidens stone circle(s)

merry maidens stone circle(s) the merry maidens (sw 4327 2450) is one of the few ‘true’ stone circles in cornwall, being based on a perfect circle; it comprises nineteen stones today but is thought to originally have consisted of just

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merry maidens stone circle(s)

merry maidens stone circle(s) the merry maidens (sw 4327 2450) is one of the few ‘true’ stone circles in cornwall, being based on a perfect circle; it comprises nineteen stones today but is thought to originally have consisted of just

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ur-history – remembrance – surrealist procedures

ur-history – a form of collective remembrance. the basic distinction to be made between the monuments of prehistory and say the monuments of the nineteenth century in any metropolitan city is that unlike the monuments of the recent past the

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ur-history – remembrance – surrealist procedures

ur-history – a form of collective remembrance. the basic distinction to be made between the monuments of prehistory and say the monuments of the nineteenth century in any metropolitan city is that unlike the monuments of the recent past the

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