Woodcut map of the island of Utopia on frontispiece of the 1st edition of Thomas More’s ‘Utopia’ (1516), British Library
Apr 18, 2014

Woodcut map of the island of Utopia on frontispiece of the 1st edition of Thomas More’s ‘Utopia’ (1516), British Library

T and O map, Bartholomaeus Angelicus, ‘Le livre des propriétés des choses’ (1392)
Apr 18, 2014

T and O map, Bartholomaeus Angelicus, ‘Le livre des propriétés des choses’ (1392)

Examples of omens from the Nuremberg Chronicle (1493): natural phenomena and unnatural births.
Apr 13, 2014

Examples of omens from the Nuremberg Chronicle (1493): natural phenomena and unnatural births.

Sand Art by Jim Deneven
Feb 12, 2014

Sand Art by Jim Deneven

"Amelia Necklace", Vivienne Westwood, 2013
Jan 26, 2014

"Amelia Necklace", Vivienne Westwood, 2013

Lion made from 4,000 pieces of hammered metal, by Selcuk Yilmaz
Jan 21, 2014

Lion made from 4,000 pieces of hammered metal, by Selcuk Yilmaz

Jan 3, 2014 / 2 notes
Gold & jewelry work, Italian, 17th c.
Dec 4, 2013

Gold & jewelry work, Italian, 17th c.

Marchesa, Fall 2013
Nov 13, 2013

Marchesa, Fall 2013

Portuguese Jewelry, 1876
Sep 9, 2013

Portuguese Jewelry, 1876

Jun 24, 2013 / 2 notes

A collaboration between MODEST MIDAS + Alpha Variable Collective

Hippocampus
Jun 16, 2013 / 1 note

Hippocampus

Pair of eye inlays, New Kingdom to Late Period (1550-332 BCE), 1550 BCE - 332 BCE @ Memorial Art Gallery
Jun 9, 2013 / 202 notes

Pair of eye inlays, New Kingdom to Late Period (1550-332 BCE), 1550 BCE - 332 BCE @ Memorial Art Gallery

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Maison Gripoix, circa 2000
Jun 8, 2013

Maison Gripoix, circa 2000

Peruvian Funerary Mask, 10th-11th Century
Jun 8, 2013

Peruvian Funerary Mask, 10th-11th Century