dreams-in-my-sky:

landscapemode:

Peter Charles Henderson
Blue Egyptian Water-lily, 1804
from Robert Thornton, The Temple of Flora, 1807.

(via mudwerks)

Timestamp: 1409554826

beautifulcentury:

n396_w1150 by BioDivLibrary on Flickr.

Via Flickr:
Flore médicale des Antilles, ou, Traité des plantes usuelles :.
Paris :Pichard,1821-1829..
biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2956192

(via acheronfossae)

Timestamp: 1409526030

ufansius:

Agate box in the shape of a lady’s head - London, circa 1760.

(via buddhabrot)

Timestamp: 1409468444

ancientpeoples:

Pendant in the form of a gold leaf

7th Century AD

Early Byzantine

(Source: The British Museum)

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Timestamp: 1409439640

buddhabrot:

ufansius:

Watch in the form of the Lesser George, the badge of the Order of the Garter - Movement made by Nicholas Vallin, circa 1600.

oooo lemme get those

Timestamp: 1409382015

aleyma:

Mermaid pendant, made in Austria or Hungary, 1850-1900 (source).

(via aryasnow)

Timestamp: 1409353230

my-little-time-machine:

Ambrotype portrait of three young women, one of whom is holding a doll, taken, probably in England in the period 1852-1869, by an unknown photographer. The girls are probably sisters.

(Source: natlib.govt.nz, via marshmallowsandbubbles)

Timestamp: 1409295629

tuesday-johnson:

ca. 1855, [daguerreotype portrait of a gentleman holding his daughter], Lewis Babbit

via Christopher Wahren Fine Photographs, Skylight Gallery

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Timestamp: 1409266844