They seemed to be several hundred years old except for one particular sample taken from the Kongpo structure in Tibet (in the vicinity of Lhasa). This one was in fact much older. Why did possible knowledge of the mysterious tall star-shaped structures disappear? Built mostly of the cut-stone and timber, the Tibetan towers have some unusual characteristics. Some over forty of them have eight points and some others have twelve which is yet another mystery of them.
Agonia e Morte de São Francisco " - Mestre Ataíde – Wikipédia
Pyramids at Giza align with Orion's Belt
Barroco no Brasil – Detalhe da Virgem entregando o Menino Jesus a Santo Antônio, de Mestre Ataíde, exemplo do lado doce do Barroco brasileiro
Robert Temple’s book The Sirius Mystery, discusses the Dogon tribe of West Africa who he claims have been in contact with entities from the Sirius star system for generations. Although Temple’s book argues many reasons for this, he cites the main one being the long standing knowledge of the tribe of Sirius B, the second star in this binary system that was only discovered much later with the invention of long range telescopes and is completely invisible to the naked eye.
Mestre Ataíde - Glorificação de Nossa Senhora - Igreja de São Francisco 2 - Mestre Ataíde – Wikipédia, a enciclopédia livre
Cosmographical Map: The Land of Egypt with Nut
Barroco no Brasil – São Pedro papa, da escola portuguesa mais erudita. Museu de Arte Sacra de São Paulo.
Cidades históricas de MG: o que visitar, o que fazer, o que comer
Matriz de Santo Antônio, em Santa Bárbara, tem pinturas de Mestre Ataíde e de seus discípulos (Foto: Raquel Freitas/G1)