“Tobacco Horn” Initially carved in Danzig Germany from the Late 17th Century, Decoration applied in Imperial Russia in 1762 [1920×1494]

“Tobacco Horn” Initially carved in Danzig Germany from the Late 17th Century, Decoration applied in Imperial Russia in 1762 [1920×1494]

Geez Scroll comprising prayers against various ailments, including chest pains, the expulsion of evil spirits causing sickness and the protection of suckling infants. The painting shows Atse Susenyos I of Ethiopia on a horseback spearing a demon, 17th century [2908×6030]

Geez Scroll comprising prayers against various ailments, including chest pains, the expulsion of evil spirits causing sickness and the protection of suckling infants. The painting shows Atse Susenyos I of Ethiopia on a horseback spearing a demon, 17th century [2908×6030]

A rare intact early Façon de Venise (Venetian Fashion) “serpent’ wine glass. Attributed to South Lowlands or Germany, 17th century. [548×1116]

A rare intact early Façon de Venise (Venetian Fashion) “serpent’ wine glass. Attributed to South Lowlands or Germany, 17th century. [548×1116]

Ritual axe decorated with skulls and crown motifs. It’s made from gilded bronze and rock crystal. Kham region. Derge, Tibet or China. 16th to 17th century AD. [1642×2100]

Ritual axe decorated with skulls and crown motifs. It’s made from gilded bronze and rock crystal. Kham region. Derge, Tibet or China. 16th to 17th century AD. [1642×2100]

Reliable reconstruction of Nero’s appearance, based on the famous bust of the emperor located in the Capitoline Museums in Rome. The sculpture was restored in the 17th century. [960×640]

Reliable reconstruction of Nero’s appearance, based on the famous bust of the emperor located in the Capitoline Museums in Rome. The sculpture was restored in the 17th century. [960×640]

Faience Hippopotamus figurine decorated with images of various Nile flora. The legs have been repaired. Egypt, 12th to 17th Dynasty. 1938 to 1539 B.C. [1536×1219]

Faience Hippopotamus figurine decorated with images of various Nile flora. The legs have been repaired. Egypt, 12th to 17th Dynasty. 1938 to 1539 B.C. [1536×1219]

Various Ottoman Firearms and pairs of Kilichlar and Yataghanlar. Roughly from the 17th and 18th Centuries. Eger Castle Museum in Eger, Hungary. [Potato Phone Cam 2160 x 3840]

Various Ottoman Firearms and pairs of Kilichlar and Yataghanlar. Roughly from the 17th and 18th Centuries. Eger Castle Museum in Eger, Hungary. [Potato Phone Cam 2160 x 3840]