Container (hippopotamus ivory) for kohl (eye shadow) or ointment is made in the shape of a kneeling Syrian who supports on his shoulders a large amphora, which as been scooped out to hold ointment, Egypt 1000 BCE[1319×1800]

Container (hippopotamus ivory) for kohl (eye shadow) or ointment is made in the shape of a kneeling Syrian who supports on his shoulders a large amphora, which as been scooped out to hold ointment, Egypt 1000 BCE[1319×1800]

the-macra:ratcoded:the-macra:Queer eye but instead of 5 gay men showing up and fixing your life, 3…

the-macra: ratcoded: the-macra: Queer eye but instead of 5 gay men showing up and fixing your life, 3 gay men show up and become your dads and also sing abba songs Holly i legitimately truly did not expect this but… Continue Reading

TIL the stringy colored part of your eye is a pigmented layer called the stroma. The stroma is a fiberious connection from the pupillary sphincter(a muscle in your eye) to the pupil(the black hole in your eye). This allows you to adjust the pupil radially, kinda like the aperture of a camera.

TIL the stringy colored part of your eye is a pigmented layer called the stroma. The stroma is a fiberious connection from the pupillary sphincter(a muscle in your eye) to the pupil(the black hole in your eye). This allows you… Continue Reading

I’m usually struck by historic stones, but this modern stone with inlaid stained glass really caught my eye. Calvary Cemetery – St. Louis, MO.

I’m usually struck by historic stones, but this modern stone with inlaid stained glass really caught my eye. Calvary Cemetery – St. Louis, MO.

Artificial eye made of ivory, horn, and glass by Giovanni Batista Verle of Venice, c. 1670s. Accompanied by a book about the artificial eye dedicated to Ferdinando de’ Medici, Grand Prince of Tuscany, 1679. [2832×3932]

Artificial eye made of ivory, horn, and glass by Giovanni Batista Verle of Venice, c. 1670s. Accompanied by a book about the artificial eye dedicated to Ferdinando de’ Medici, Grand Prince of Tuscany, 1679. [2832×3932]