In many cases, you’re staring at the face of someone who lived centuries ago. That was their hair, their nose, their eye-lashes, their sleep. Very few things are more fascinating than this.
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Carved by someone in Ancient Egypt between 3700–3500 BCE.
Vox on the history of plain-white Roman statues and how historians attempt plaster reconstructions with the original colors. Like this one: