Ancient Greek gold bracelet inlaid with garnet, amethyst, emerald, pearl, chrysoprase, glass, and enamel, 1st century BC. Purported to be a part of the Olbia treasure found in southern Ukraine during the late 1800s. [1799×1656]

Ancient Greek gold bracelet inlaid with garnet, amethyst, emerald, pearl, chrysoprase, glass, and enamel, 1st century BC. Purported to be a part of the Olbia treasure found in southern Ukraine during the late 1800s. [1799×1656]

The William Hood Memorial. A 12’ Tall Stained Glass and Granite masterpiece made by Tiffany Studios in 1915. Druid Ridge Cemetery, Pikesville Maryland. This priceless mosaic sits and falls apart more and more each year. Some of the glass is literally irreplaceable, as the formulas are lost.

The William Hood Memorial. A 12’ Tall Stained Glass and Granite masterpiece made by Tiffany Studios in 1915. Druid Ridge Cemetery, Pikesville Maryland. This priceless mosaic sits and falls apart more and more each year. Some of the glass is literally irreplaceable, as the formulas are lost.

Lidded glass vase decorated with wave patterns and two duck heads. Found alongside several other items in the beauty case of Merit, buried in the same tomb as her husband, Kha. Egypt (Deir el-Medina), 18th Dynasty, 1425 to 1353 BC. [1008×1079]

Lidded glass vase decorated with wave patterns and two duck heads. Found alongside several other items in the beauty case of Merit, buried in the same tomb as her husband, Kha. Egypt (Deir el-Medina), 18th Dynasty, 1425 to 1353 BC. [1008×1079]