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Bijoux Magnifiques: Un Colier De Perle Rar Ar Putea Fi Vandut La Licitatie Cu 7 Milioane De Dolari

Un colier de perle gri, care a apartinut odinioana unei artistocrate britanica, va fi scos la licitatie , in luna octombrie, in Hong Kong, a anuntat, vineri, Casa de licitatie Sotherby’s, care estimeaza ca pretiul obtinut ar putea ajunge la sapte milioane de dolari, transmite AFP. 213 more words


Jewel of the day: Diamond Cloak Pins

I’m trying to imagine who wore these wonderful diamond flowerhead cloak pins, joined with a diamond set chain. Was it on a velvet opera cloak? Something lighter, perhaps for a wedding? 55 more words


The Finkelstein Files: The Freeman Effect

Marc Freeman’s collection of abstract paintings and collage works, find their resonance in technique and recurrence. The repetition of materials, processes and motifs are intriguing as they are insidious.  199 more words


What ever happened to Sekhemka?

The genesis of this blog was partly influenced by the infamous sale of the statue of Sekhemka by Northampton council last year. It brought the antiquity trade and associated ethical considerations into the public arena, more so than it had ever been before. 249 more words


Tom Cruise’s Original 'Mission Impossible' Suspension Suit Up For Auction

The fifth installment in the “Mission Impossible film series—“Mission: Impossible Rogue Nation”—hits theaters this Friday. Tom Cruise returns as spy Ethan Hunt, the character he has played in all the films. 209 more words