Tridacna squamosa shell carved with a woman's head on the apex and two incised winged sphinxes; lotus buds and flowers in the space above the sphinxes with a band of hatched triangles. 700 BCE, PHOENICIAN, found in Vulci Italy, British Museum
Love this gadget from the British Musuem- a Rosetta Stone USB stick!
Chinese ivories : from the Shang to the Qing : an exhibition organized by the Oriental Ceramic Society jointly with the British Museum : 24 May to 19 August 1984 in Oriental Gallery II edited by William Watson
London : British Museum Publications Ltd. Pages are clean and unma
Utagawa Kuniyoshi: No. 29 Iga tabako nyu 伊賀煙草入 (Imported Cigarettes at Iga) / Sankai medetai zue 山海目出度図絵 (Celebrated Treasures of Mountains and Seas) - British Museum