‘Auction House description:
Exceedingly Rare and Important Cobalt-Decorated Stoneware Face Jug, Virginia origin, third quarter 19th century, narrow, cylindrical jug with tooled spout, applied handle, and salt-glazed surface, the front decorated with a large applied man’s face with clay “coleslaw” beard.’ (via Anonymous Works: 19th Century Stoneware Face Jug)

‘Auction House description:
Exceedingly Rare and Important Cobalt-Decorated Stoneware Face Jug, Virginia origin, third quarter 19th century, narrow, cylindrical jug with tooled spout, applied handle, and salt-glazed surface, the front decorated with a large applied man’s face with clay “coleslaw” beard.’ (via Anonymous Works: 19th Century Stoneware Face Jug)

cmog:

Dropper flask, Roman Empire, probably Syria, 200-299. (via Dropper Flask | Corning Museum of Glass)

cmog:

Dropper flask, Roman Empire, probably Syria, 200-299. (via Dropper Flask | Corning Museum of Glass)

jtotheizzoe:

staceythinx:

These genetically unusual butterflies have one male and one female wing, proving that something doesn’t have to be symmetrical to be beautiful.

Beautiful bilateral gynandromorphs!!

creatures-alive:

(via 500px / Silver-breasted Broadbills Courtship by Harprit Singh)
hushaby:

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adokal:

Virgin of Bethlehem, 1740-70, Cuzco School. Museo De Arte de Lima, Peru.
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adokal:

Virgin of Bethlehem, 1740-70, Cuzco School. Museo De Arte de Lima, Peru.

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