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Gold Bracelet from the time of Cleopatra in the shape of two serpents spiraling as a symbol of protection and regeneration. Photograph by Kenneth Garrett.

Gold Bracelet from the time of Cleopatra in the shape of two serpents spiraling as a symbol of protection and regeneration. Photograph by Kenneth Garrett. (Would be cool for my snake tat)

Porch of the Caryatids, Parthenon, Athens

porch of the caryatids, parthenon, athens, greece. These are modern copies and the originals are in the Parthenon museum. On the Temple of Erechtheion.

Amazing collection of child labour portraits: one of the spinners in Whitnel Cotton Mill. She was 51 inches high. Has been in the mill one year. Sometimes works at night. Runs 4 sides - 48 cents a day. When asked how old she was, she hesitated, then said, "I don't remember," then added confidentially, "I'm not old enough to work, but do just the same." Out of 50 employees, there were ten children about her size. Whitnel, North Carolina.

Cotton-Mill Worker, North Carolina, Lewis Wickes Hine, Hine photographed children at work to convince lawmakers to change child labor laws.

How Masada must have looked like during Herod's time

Masada is such a great place. If you have not visited the dead sea and Masada you have missed an important part of Israel.

Armband with Triton holding a Putti, Greek 200 BCE

Armband with Triton holding a Putti, Greek 200 BCE. It's humbling to think of the talent and skill from 200 bce.

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