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    Etruria; second half of 5th century B.C.; Carnelian and gold; 0.9 x 1.5 x 1 cm (3/8 x 9/16 x 3/8 in.); 81.AN.76.134

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    Carved horse heads supply handles for a medieval wooden bowl. The Hardanger Folk Museum. Utne, Norway.

    "Jane Washington and her “Negro clothing book.” Jane supervised the production of clothing for nearly 300 slaves. On these pages she lists the names of slaves next to clothes they received in 1861. COURTESY OF THE TENNESSEE STATE LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES."

    White Thunder - Sicangu Lakota ca1880

    Marie Antoinette's Faberge Sapphire imperial ring

    A Suffragette brooch, circa 1910. Surmounted by an oval pink topaz framed by diamonds, suspending a detachable peridot drop, and mounted in yellow gold and silver. The green white and purple colours representing the WSPU; the Women's Social and Political Union.

    Egyptian Inspired Beaded Lace Evening Dress, 1923 Bradley’s Chepstow Place Ltd. London

    Chain with Birds and Geometric Motifs. 1000–1200. Made in, Kiev (probably). Culture: Kievan Rus'. Cloisonné enamel, gold. Chains, called riazni, were created from small cloisonné enamel medallions. The chains may have joined layers of dress, been worn as necklaces or bracelets, or used to suspend circular or crescent-shaped pendants known as temple pendants or kolti.

    Essen crown. The small crown is the oldest surviving crown of lilies in Europe. It is stored for almost a millennium in the Essen treasury. It was used until the 16th century at the coronation of the Golden Madonna at the Candlemas on February 2nd. The gold band with 4 lilies is decorated with filigree patterns of coupled gold wires, set with pearls and precious stones. The crown was created at the second half of the 11th century. The origin of the crown is unclear.

    1960s Dress Pattern Simplicity 7983 Mod Trumpet by paneenjerez, $14.00

    Silver stater, circa 369-358 BCE of Alexander of Pherai, Thessaly. Head of Ennodia, an ancient Greek goddess associated with Artemis, Hecate, or Persephone on obverse. Reverse shows Alexander of Pherai riding.

    Crowded ship bringing American troops back to New York after V-E Day, 1945

    Pair of Handmade American Fiddles (one is made from a wooden cigar box)

    Rock crystal dice, marked one to six. 1st-2nd Century AD. Roman Imperial Period. via the British Museum.

    Necklace from 14 gold discs, 14 frames and a sardonyx cameo - 5th century AD.Location: Assiut (Upper Egypt) (Egypt). © Foto: Antikensammlung der Staatlichen Museen zu Berlin - Preußischer Kulturbesitz

    Beaker Date: 16th century Culture: German Medium: Glass Dimensions: Overall: 3 7/8 x 3 1/16 in.

    The Ancient Amulets of Tibet: THOGCHAGS. Thogchags are Tibetan talismans made of bronze and meteoric metals dating as far back as the Bronze Age. There is little research into their origins, as excavation of Tibetan sites was considered taboo, so there is still much to learn about their significance in Tibetan civilization.

    ship jewel given by Anne to Henry New Year's 1527

    Flautista Tolima, Colombia. Gold statuette 1200 B.C.

    Minoan gold ornament in the form of a bee 1700-1600 BCE. Length: 1.9 cm (The British Museum)

    Ring with busts. Roman Period - 1st century A.D. Gold. Egypt. | © 2000–2014 The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

    A series of 11th-century crystal chess pieces from the Museo da Catedral in Ourense, Spain, which have never before left the cathedral.