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character aesthetics: tana bach i haven’t had a very good day. i think i might still be hung over and everyone’s dead and my root beer’s gone.

character aesthetics: tana bach i haven’t had a very good day. i think i might still be hung over and everyone’s dead and my root beer’s gone.

character aesthetics: tana bach i haven’t had a very good day. i think i might still be hung over and everyone’s dead and my root beer’s gone.

character aesthetics: tana bach i haven’t had a very good day. i think i might still be hung over and everyone’s dead and my root beer’s gone.

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The corn dolly is an ancient harvest custom, still widely practiced throughout Europe. In ancient Europe it was customary at harvest time to leave a small portion of the grain in the field, often twisted or tied into the shape of a man or the symbol of a god or goddess. Sometimes, it was even dressed in men’s or women’s clothes, kept in a cradle, or hung atop a pole. This bundle or effigy (immortalized in Burns’ ballad of John Barleycorn) was believed to contain the essence of the spirit of…

The Attarouthi Treasure - Silver Dove, late 6th–early 7th century. The dove, with wings spread and feet tucked up as if in flight, represents the Holy Spirit that appeared over the head of Christ as he was baptized by Saint John the Forerunner. Originally a small cross hung from the loop in its beak. Byzantine.

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The Qianlong Emperor (Chien-lung Emperor); born Hongli (Hung-li; Chinese: 弘曆; Möllendorff transliteration hung li); 25 September 1711 – 7 February 1799) was the sixth emperor of the Manchu-led Qing Dynasty, and the fourth Qing emperor to rule over China proper. The fourth son of the Yongzheng Emperor, he reigned officially from 11 October 1735 to 8 February 1796.

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Sweet Annie (Wormwood): Magical Uses: The scent of wormwood is said to increase psychic powers. Burned with incenses on Samhain to aid evocation, divination, scrying and prophecy. Strengthens incenses for exorcism and protection. Hung from a rear-view mirror, wormwood protects vehicles from accidents on treacherous roads. Use in spells for Binding; Psychic Awareness; Evocation; Love; Clairvoyance. burned to gain protection from wandering spirits. Used in initiation rites and tests of…

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One crazy looking amulet; a sheep's heart, stuck with nails and pins. It was said to have been used to break a spell cast by a witch over a farmer's cattle.

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