An ancient vase was discovered in 1851 in Massachusetts when blasting in the quarry. It is a silver-zinc vase inlaid with fine silver in the form of the vine. According to the age of the rock in which it was found, the vase is 534 million years old!
Pluto and Proserpina. The Rape of Proserpina is a large Baroque marble sculptural group by Italian artist Gian Lorenzo Bernini, executed between 1621 and Bernini was only 23 years old at its completion.
Clare- you never here about mermen,typical, well here they are folks. Border in a medieval manuscript with a mermaid and merman. British Library Royal MS 10 E IV Decretals of Gregory IX with glossa ordinaria (t.
Although an attractive shape in its own right, this cut is more often used for accent stones in this day and age - as the fashion in modern times is for central stones to optimize "light performance" - such as the round brilliant cut