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Space Age Collectibles

The Journal of Antiques and Collectibles

The post Space Age Collectibles appeared first on The Journal of Antiques and Collectibles. “In my own view, the important achievement of Apollo was a demonstration that humanity is not forever chained to this planet, and our visions go rather further than that, and [.]

Age 52
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August 2024: The Space Age

The Journal of Antiques and Collectibles

Space Age Collectibles Ask anyone over the age of 60 to name a significant memory and many will say they can recall watching the Apollo 11 moon landing on July [.] The post August 2024: The Space Age appeared first on The Journal of Antiques and Collectibles.

Age 52
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Archaeologists Find a Bronze Age Workshop That Produced the Ancient World’s Prized Dye

Artnet News

The post Archaeologists Find a Bronze Age Workshop That Produced the Ancient World’s Prized Dye appeared first on Artnet News. An excavation on the island of Aegina in Greece turned up pottery shards stained with Tyrian purple.

Age 122
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The Permanent Collection: Johann Liss Painted an Unusually Aged Adam and Eve

Artnet News

The post The Permanent Collection: Johann Liss Painted an Unusually Aged Adam and Eve appeared first on Artnet News. Gallerie dell’Accademia curator Michele Nicolaci discusses this biblical vision.

Age 86
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Art of the Ice Age has a lot to teach us—it’s time the British Museum dedicated a gallery to it

The Art Newspaper

The museum is only one of two institutions in the world to see Ice Age art as part of human cultural endeavour, but it needs a proper space to explain and explore this

Age 142
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A First-of-Its-Kind Show Decodes the Mythical Motifs of the Chinese Bronze Age

Artnet News

The post A First-of-Its-Kind Show Decodes the Mythical Motifs of the Chinese Bronze Age appeared first on Artnet News. San Francisco’s Asian Art Museum is showcasing artifacts adorned with phoenixes, raptors, and dragons.

Age 93
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The Golden Age of Piracy: Rare Coins Minted During the Age of Exploration

Invaluable

Today, coins from the Golden Age of Piracy remain treasured. To own a pirate coin is to own a piece of the past that carries the legacy of the Golden Age of Piracy; a legacy of murder, danger, and untold riches – in a variety of denominations – waiting to be discovered. The mystery continues.

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