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A Dream of Fair Women by Lord Alfred Tennyson. Sangorski & Sutcliffe, Bindery. "blocked in gilt in an elaborate and detailed floral design with red onlays and inset with 5 garnet cabochons and 6 turquoise cabochons"  Rare Edition, Illuminated Manuscript, Bejeweled Book, Beautiful Book Binding, Art,

"A Dream of Fair Women by Lord Alfred Tennyson", published by Sangorski & Sutcliffe, Bindery. "blocked in gilt in an elaborate and detailed floral design with red onlays and inset with 5 garnet cabochons and 6 turquoise cabochons.

Fabergé pelican, 1915. Chalcedony with ruby eyes and gold feet.

A chalcedony, ruby and gold pelican, made in 1915 by Fabergé for Tsarina Marie Feodorovna of Russia; the pelican, a symbol of self-sacrifice and maternal love, was her personal emblem. (Royal Collection Trust/© Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II

Split Apple Rock, Kaiteriteri,South Island, New Zealand

Split Apple Rock, (Kaiteriteri, S Island, NZ) is a geological rock formation in the Tasman Bay made of granite. The cleft to produce 2 sides of the 'apple' was a natural occurrence. It is unknown when this happened & the cleaving of the rock has attract

Yunluo ("Cloud Gong") | Chinese | Qing dynasty (1644-1911) | The Met

Yunluo (“cloud gong”), Qing dynasty century China, Bronze H. 16 ½ in. of largest gong 4 in. cm) The yunluo consists of ten tuned.

Shō | Japanese | Tokugawa | The Met

instrumental-artistry: “ Sho, ca. Unknown (Japan) - Materials: Bamboo, wood, metal - Length: cm - Other Notes: Used in gagaku (court music), the sho is descended from the Chinese sheng.