Roman Gold Earrings, c. 3rd Century BC The hollow crescent bodies of this pair of large Eastern Roman boat-shaped earrings terminate in wire hoops and are decorated on the front with applied drop-shaped box settings inlaid using glass.  Attached below the earrings is a cluster of ornate sprees and smaller drop-shaped compartments bearing pieces of polished carnelian that echo the larger glass setting above.

The hollow crescent bodies of this pair of large Eastern Roman boat-shaped earrings terminate in wire hoops and are decorated on the front with applied drop-shaped box settings inlaid using glass.

Silver coin at the Museum of Fine Arts of Lyon depicting the owl of Athena (circa 480–420 BC). The inscription "ΑΘΕ" is an abbreviation of ΑΘΗΝΑΙΩΝ, which may be translated as "of the Athenians".

Silver coin at the Museum of Fine Arts of Lyon depicting the owl of Athena (circa BC). The inscription "ΑΘΕ" is an abbreviation of ΑΘΗΝΑΙΩΝ, which may be translated as "of the Athenians".

Greek | Armband with a Herakles knot, Hellenistic | 3rd–2nd century B.C. | Gold, garnet, emerald, enamel

Gold armband with Herakles knot - Hellenistic, century BCE. Gold inlaid with garnets, emeralds, and enamel, width 3 Metropolitan Museum of Art

The family of Osiris. Osiris on a lapis lazuli pillar in the middle, flanked by Horus on the left and Isis on the right (22nd dynasty, Louvre, Paris)

Title: Osiris, Isis and Horus Time: B. This is a Statue of the Egyptian god of Osiris Isis and hours together. It is made out gold and lapis lazuli.

The Merneptah Stele—also known as the Israel Stele or Victory Stele of Merneptah—is an inscription by the Ancient Egyptian king Merneptah (reign: 1213 to 1203 BC) discovered by Flinders Petrie in 1896 at Thebes, and now housed in the Egyptian Museum in Cairo.

The Merneptah Stele, also known as the Israel Stele is an inscription by the Ancient Egyptian king Merneptah from the XIII Century BCE found in Thebes in the late XIX Century

Cnossus / Knossos

BC Tetradrachm Coin from Crete, Apollo with the inscription (ΠΟΛΧΟΣ ) Polhos and a circular Labyrinth with the inscription (ΚΝΩΣΙΩΝ) Cnossus

*VULTURE BRACELET OF QUEEN AHHOTEP, an Ancient Egyptian queen who lived circa 1560- 1530 BCE

Vulture Bracelet of Queen Ahhotep I -- Gold, lapis lazuli, carnelian & turquoise -- Circa BCE -- During the end of Dynasty XVII -- She was the mother of Ahmose I, the first ruler of Dynasty XVIII. The Egyptian Museum, Cairo

pony wall w/ cubbies--this would be a good option for a "mudroom" in your kitchen if you were able to bring the furnace to the floor but needed to keep a beam if it's load bearing.  could build a bench and put hooks on wall for purse/backpacks, keys...

half wall with counter, shelving, and pedestal. an idea for breaking my long wall

Mounting drawer runners can be tricky if you don't get the measurements right. I recently posted easy DIY tips for mounting metal draw...

Side-mounted drawer slides: Mounting drawer runners can be tricky if you don't get the measurements right. I recently posted easy DIY tips for mounting metal draw.

>> Generic BEARING COMPLETE.POP RELEASE,W125 100152, Unimac 100152 by Generic. $575.02. Generic << BEARING COMPLETE.POP RELEASE,W125Notes: Replaces Unimac 100129 / 100152 Bearing used in Alliance Kit # F745003 and F745004Unimac/BC 100152 | F100152 | 100152P | F100152PShipment cost may vary depending on the weight of ordered item/s. Please contact seller for more shipment information.

>> Generic BEARING COMPLETE.POP RELEASE,W125 100152, Unimac 100152 by Generic. $575.02. Generic << BEARING COMPLETE.POP RELEASE,W125Notes: Replaces Unimac 100129 / 100152 Bearing used in Alliance Kit # F745003 and F745004Unimac/BC 100152 | F100152 | 100152P | F100152PShipment cost may vary depending on the weight of ordered item/s. Please contact seller for more shipment information.

Bust of Pericles bearing the inscription “Pericles, son of Xanthippus, Athenian”. Marble, Roman copy after a Greek original from ca. 430 BC

Pericles (Greek: Περικλῆς, Periklēs, “surrounded by glory”; 495 – 429 BC) was a prominent and influential Greekstatesman, orator, and general of Athens during the city's Golden Age.

The Oldest Known Dictionary: The Harra hubullu (aka the Urra=hubullu) The oldest known dictionary is on a series of cuneiform tablets from the Akkadian Empire with bilingual word lists in Sumerian and Akkadian. It was discovered in Ebla in modern Syria and dates from the early 2nd millennium BC

The Oldest Known Dictionary: The Harra hubullu (aka the Urra& The oldest known dictionary is on a series of cuneiform tablets from the Akkadian Empire with bilingual word lists in Sumerian and.

Standard-bearing statue of Queen Nefertari, Egyptian, black granite, 37 inches high, New Kingdom, Dynasty XIX, Reigh of Ramesses II ,1290-1224 BC II, 1290-12...

Black granite standard-bearing statue of Queen Nefertari, high, New Kingdom, Dyn Reign of Ramesses II, ca BC

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