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Rodama: a blog of 18th century & Revolutionary French trivia: …

 · Between the years 1780 and 1792 François Dumont established his reputation as the most sought-after French miniaturist. He painted portraits of the Queen from about 1777 onwards and, after a period of study in Rome, in 1786, became official Court miniaturist following death of Ignazio Pio Vittoriano Campana.

Heritage Huntings – Page 3 – My Heritage Walks

When Bahlul Lodi successfully crushed the attackers, he was awarded the title of Khan-I Khanan, "like a son," and Lahore and Dipalpur were added to his jagir. Meanwhile, the Sultanate of Delhi was fast disintegrating, with province after province shrugging off their alliances with Delhi.

Jeannette''s take on life: May 2008

 · 2/3 cup crushed potato chips. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Spray a 13 by 9-inch baking dish with vegetable oil cooking spray. In a large mixing bowl combine the chicken, celery, almonds, salt, pepper, lemon juice, mayonnaise, and cheese. Place the mixture in …

RETRO SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND RING

RETRO SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND RING. Details. RETRO SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND RING. Rectangular-cut violetish blue sapphire of 13.63 carats, circular-cut diamonds, 18k rose gold and platinum, ring size 5 ½, circa 1945. AGL, 2020, report no. 1106689: Violetish Blue, 13.63 carats, Ceylon, no gemological evidence of heat or clarity enhancement.

Star Trek Auction Listings Archive

40 Years of Star Trek: The Collection October 5, 2006 - October 7, 2006; Sale #1778; New York Christie''s created a special website for this sale. I wrote detailed results for the 40 Years of Star Trek: The Collection article at Memory Alpha. Alec Peters wrote about ...

The Autumn Winds Are Sighing

Notes: Thanks again for reading and for all of your comments! I try to respond to every one of these so I definitely appreciate your thoughts and/or random shouts :D Author''s Notes: [1] Backlashes from Delusions going ''poof'' - this is referencing the events in the Genshin Impact comic, where Diluc''s father experienced a backlash from his Delusion, and was seen …

(PDF) SCENT IN CONTEMPORARY ART: An Investigation Into …

This study''s purpose was to investigate principal challenges and exhibition strategies for scent art; surveying current approaches and solutions used and developed by today''s small, but growing number of scent artists. Since such previously

Antarctic survival

 · Part of explorer Ernest Shackleton''s genius for leadership, was how keenly he understood the way in which idleness can destroy men''s morale. Thus when his ship, the Endurance, became stuck in pack ice en route to a planned Antarctic expedition, he didn''t let his men simply sit on their hands.

THE AMSTERDAM DIAMOND

Found in South Africa, it was purchased by Amsterdam diamond merchants D. Drukker & Sons in 1972. The diamond was then painstakingly fashioned from its original 55.85 carats into a pear-shaped stone of 33.74 carats with a total of 145 facets. It was christened The Amsterdam Diamond in honour of the 700th anniversary of the city of Amsterdam.

Paul Gauguin Archives

Paul Gauguin, Self-Portrait, 1893-1894.Oil on canvas, 18 x 15 in. (46 x 38 cm), Musée D''Orsay, Paris. The artist portrays himself in his new studio in Paris painted in bright colors with exotic decor including a blue and yellow sarong at the lower right. Behind him is ...

Last Word Blog: October 2011

 · It was eventually crushed by Trotsky''s treachery & his Red Army. Makhno went into exile & died in Paris, July 25, 1934. "Your flags black in the wind, black for our sorrow, red for our blood." — excerpt from the song "Makhnovchtchina" "Aucun des commissaires

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II. Finds Reported under the Portable Antiquities Scheme | …

The 2011 finds recorded by the PAS comprise 21,929 metallic items, primarily coins (18,222). This is the largest number of metallic finds to have been reported in a single year of operation of the PAS. Footnote 3 2,948 fragments of Roman pottery were also reported, as well as small quantities of architectural material (tesserae, wall plaster and tiles) and ceramic and stone …

Gem-eliya

Cabochons tend to be the most affordable of the quality natural blue sapphires. A cabochon (or cab, for short) is a stone cut in a dome shape, usually with a flat base, with no facets.Material of good color which is not sufficiently transparent to cut in facets is often used for cabochons.is often used for cabochons.

DIAMOND AND COLORED DIAMOND ''CATTAIL'' BROOCH, …

DIAMOND AND COLORED DIAMOND ''CATTAIL'' BROOCH, SUZANNE BELPERRON. Circular-cut diamonds and colored diamonds of brown, orange and yellow hues, platinum and 18k rose gold (French marks), 2 ½ ins., circa 1945, unsigned, partial maker''s mark (Groëné et Darde)

THE ISTANBUL JAZARI MUSEUM

THE ISTANBUL JAZARI MUSEUM - Tour Guide Application. During the 12th and 13th Centuries, Anatolia was the arena where many political bodies fought for the power. The Byzantine raids to stop the advance of Turks, Crusades for Jerusalem, the rivalry between Saladin and the Seljuk, never ending clashes for dominion, fallen cities, rising lordships ...

Outfox

The following is a list of live links for my book, "Made in the U.S.A." The e-text and hard copy is available from iUniverse and the hard copy is also available from Amazon Suggested Viewing Note: As often as possible, each entry includes artist''s name, title of work, date of work, media, dimensions and collection. ...

Jeannette''s take on life: Sounders by William H. Armstrong ISBN-13…

 · ISBN-13: 978-0-06-44--20-6. Published in 28 languages. Author: William Howard Armstrong. Born: September 14, 1914 Shenandoah Valley ia. Died: April 11, 1999 Kent Connecticut. Sounder written in 1969. Characters: 1. Main Character: Boy [Black]— age about 14 years is the oldest son, he is determined to read, become educated, and he knows ...

Ancient Egyptian Technology, Mechanical Engineering in Ancient …

 · - Stone hammers: They used stone hammers to deal with hard rocks as depicted from the scene shown in Fig.33 for two sculptors dressing a statue [37]. Fig.34 shows an actual complete stone hammer located in the Metropolitan Museum of Art and returns to the age of King Amenemhat I (the 1st King of the 12th dynasty) [36].

English 18th Century Portrait Sculpture: William Pitt Senior …

 · Dimensions. 68 x 42 x 19 cm. socle: 10.8 × 20.3 × 20.3 cm. Inscription on the back incised Wm. Pitt / Earl of Chatham. Provenance: Harvard University Portrait Collection, Gift of Dr. Benjamin Franklin, 1769. Accession Year. 1773. A letter from the Harvard Corporation thanks Franklin "for his very acceptable present of a fine bust of that ...

Lacquer. Medical search

lacquer. Medical Information Search Substances intended to be applied to the human body for cleansing, beautifying, promoting attractiveness, or altering the appearance without affecting the body''s structure or functions.

Jeannette''s take on life: January 2009

 · Name: Helen T. Barker SSN: 056-16-0721 Last Residence: 10024 New York, New York, New York, United States of America Born: 15 Oct 1887 Died: Aug 1989 State (Year) SSN issued: New York (Before 1951) Source Citation: Number: 056-16-0721;Issue State: New York;Issue Date: Before 1951. - January 26, 2009 No comments: