Friday, March 19, 2010

Awesome Artifacts at Auction

Terrestial/Celestial Globe Set c. 1834
Replica Maritime clock used in the 'Longitude' film
Silver visiting card tray
Green Ivory-handled officer's sword, c. 1775
Whalebone and tortoiseshell walking stick
Bear with Ebony Tray

3 comments:

Rob said...

I've almost got Megan on board for the globes.

Disco Mom said...

How big is that bear? I have no idea how tall 122cm is. However, I DO have 8-1200 pounds to spend so I know what you're getting for your birthday!!!

Aaron said...

Very cool. I like the clock and the globes.

I came across this video of a Stanford Professor talking about how video games build leadership in our increasingly virtual, collaborative world. I thought you would find it interesting:

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/video/2010/04/07/VI2010040701157.html?hpid=artslot