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Cherokee. The Cherokee syllabary was invented by a member of the Cherokee nation named Sequoya around 1821. Sequoyah simply took the shape of some English letters and assigned new syllabic values to them. The other signs do not resemble any English letter, and therefore were likely invented by Sequoya. Location: Americas > North America. Time:1821 CE to Present. Direction: Left to Right.

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Taschenkalender - pocket calendar from about 1400 CE This pocket calendar from about 1400 was intended to be used daily by farmers and therefore could be folded. In this form it had a size of 7,5 x 6,5 cm. Besides the usual labour of the month and the respective sign of the zodiac it additionally shows a schematic representation of the average length of the day.

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I craft, therefore I hoard.

Give us this day our daily bread. Matthew 6:11 This listing is for our READY TO SHIP framed wood sign. Dimensions for the sign shown are approx. 25.5 x 18.75 inches. Background Color: Off White Text: Black Frame: Dark Walnut Stain The frame gives this gorgeous sign a popular farmhouse/rustic feel. All signs are PAINTED with absolutely NO VINYL on the finished product to prevent from deteriorating over time. Each sign is made individually by hand, therefore, may slightly show distress…

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Isaiah 5:13 Therefore my people are gone into captivity, because they have no knowledge; and their honorable men are famished,

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13Speak thou also unto the children of Israel saying Verily my sabbaths ye shall keep: for itisa sign between me and you throughout your generations; thatyemay know that Iamthe LORD that doth sanctify you.14Ye shall keep the sabbath therefore; for itisholy unto you: every one that defileth it shall surely be put to death: for whosoever doethanywork therein that soul shall be cut off from among his people.15Six days may work be done; but in the seventhisthe sabbath of rest holy to the LORD…

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Portrait of a Lady in a Black Dress with Marie Stuart Coiffure - attr. To François Clouet

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Framed Amazing Grace "Cross" made with scrabble tiles

Framed Amazing Grace Cross made with scrabble tiles maybe with an American flag background and a plain black frame

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Detail of a painting in the Tomb of Sennefer, Mayor of the Southern City, TT 96 in the Tombs of the Nobles in Thebes. Meryt was the 'beloved one' to her husband Sennefer, therefore, she appeared with him in most of the scenes in the tomb. She is offering him here a necklace with a scarab. She also presents him with the three signs of Ankh, the symbol of life, and Djed, the symbol of stability, power and dominion.

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Anastasia’s watercolors (recently sold at an auction in Denmark) - "Grand Duchess Anastasia Nikolaevna of Russia’s colouring book, comprising 23 sheets depicting persons, animals, flowers and landscapes. Signed on the inner frontboard Anastasia (in Cyrillic) and some sheets signed and dated AH 1911 (in Cyrillic). Pencil and watercolor on paper. 11 x 16 cm." - Anastasia was born in 1901 and the coloring book therefore dates back to when she was ten years old.

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Know your tribe!//

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My favorite protest sign so far regarding the election in 2016.

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Frida Kalho painter, We all living beings are made of the same energy and substance either matter or antimatter, therefore, we have to respect life in all its disguises starting with animals and environment, going organic and vegetarian is a priority, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User:Dammebleu

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