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Lachrymatory.

Lachrymatory or tear catcher. :P ~ The history of the tear bottle is captivating and poignant. Tear bottles were prevalent in ancient Rome and Egypt,.

Throwaway Scent Bottles In the late 18th century, perfume became available to the masses when perfumers and chemists began selling or giving away as samples tiny amounts in inexpensive, disposable containers. These simple, naïve bottles came to be known as "throwaways" since they were generally tossed out when empty. [...]

Throwaway Scent Bottles In The Late Century, Perfume Became Available To The Masses When Perfumers And Chemists Began Selling Or Giving Away As Samples Tiny Amounts, Inexpensive, Disposable Containers.

"Cow shoes" worn by moonshiners during the 1930's prohibition to hide their tracks from prohibition agents were worn by many in rural West Virginia counties. wem

The Museum of Ridiculously Interesting Things Cow hoof-print shoes, worn by moonshiners during the Prohibition to disguise their footprints from authorities who might be tracking them.

After overlaying thousands of portraits by ethnicity this artist rendered them into single people to better understand facial similarities and differences.

The best colour palette

Facial Structures After overlaying thousands of portraits by ethnicity this artist rendered them into single people to better understand facial similarities and differences.

cool mixed media conceptual art sculpture

mixed media conceptual art sculpture reminds me of a bird egg bubblegum machine!

Antique VICTORIAN TEAR CATCHER Lachrymatory by DaffodilsVintage, $245.00

Antique VICTORIAN TEAR CATCHER Lachrymatory by DaffodilsVintage, $245.00

A lacrimosa or a tear-catcher. One would fill little vials with tears, from mourning the dead. Then a year from the death, one would empty the vial upon the deceased’s grave.

Lachrymatory or tear catcher. :P ~ The history of the tear bottle is captivating and poignant. Tear bottles were prevalent in ancient Rome and Egypt,.

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