Room 806

"When I get a little money I buy books; and if any is left I buy food and clothes". Erasmus (1467-1536)

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Condiments of the seasoning to the chef at the K Bar & Grill in Ipswich. The best burgers since Bretts. And that was a long time ago.

Condiments of the seasoning to the chef at the K Bar & Grill in Ipswich. The best burgers since Bretts. And that was a long time ago.

ancientpeoples:

Human Figure 
2nd Century BC- 1st Century AD
Old Bering Sea Peoples, Alaska
Height: 9.5 cm
Made from walrus ivory
Ivory half figure made at this time were rendered with minimal detail. They are sometimes referred to as dolls, or ceremonial or shamanistic objects. The ivory torsos are known primarily from the region of the St. Lawrence and Punuk islands in the Bering Sea between Alaska and Siberia.
(Source: The Metropolitan Museum of Art)

ancientpeoples:

Human Figure 

2nd Century BC- 1st Century AD

Old Bering Sea Peoples, Alaska

Height: 9.5 cm

Made from walrus ivory

Ivory half figure made at this time were rendered with minimal detail. They are sometimes referred to as dolls, or ceremonial or shamanistic objects. The ivory torsos are known primarily from the region of the St. Lawrence and Punuk islands in the Bering Sea between Alaska and Siberia.

(Source: The Metropolitan Museum of Art)

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Mono mug.
outini:

The carpet in the Sultan Qaboos Mosque is the second largest carpet in the world. It was woven in place, weighs 2.1 tons and was created with 1,700,000,000 knots. #outini

outini:

The carpet in the Sultan Qaboos Mosque is the second largest carpet in the world. It was woven in place, weighs 2.1 tons and was created with 1,700,000,000 knots. #outini

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She’s just seen breakfast!
aimformurder:

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Rocker, cushion, sheepskin, paperwork.
ottoman-empire:

Kur’an’a ihtirâmda bulunmak , saygıda kusur etmemek lâzım. Ecdâd , yata yata değil , -onun karşısında- “yatmayarak” yüceldi. Kur’an’a hürmet , “ikinci asr-ı saadet’i” sunar insana…Muhammed Dikmen

ottoman-empire:

Kur’an’a ihtirâmda bulunmak , saygıda kusur etmemek lâzım. Ecdâd , yata yata değil , -onun karşısında- “yatmayarak” yüceldi. 

Kur’an’a hürmet , “ikinci asr-ı saadet’i” sunar insana…

Muhammed Dikmen

thepictorialist:

George

thepictorialist:

George

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creatures-alive:

Cottontail Rabbit by Justin Russo

Groan

A three-legged dog walks into a saloon in the Old West. He slides up to the bar and announces:
'I'm looking for the man who shot my paw.'

fer1972:

Today’s Classic: The Atmosferic Paintings of John Atkinson Grimshaw (1836-1893)

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