my cohabitation: stuff with history

Because I love how there’s a little mini-me of this bust on the handle. Everyone needs a mini me. Even figured vessels.
Figured Vessel from The Museum of Russian Art. 2nd half of 4th Century B.C. Gold: forging, stamping, casting

Because I love how there’s a little mini-me of this bust on the handle. Everyone needs a mini me. Even figured vessels.

Figured Vessel from The Museum of Russian Art. 2nd half of 4th Century B.C. Gold: forging, stamping, casting

Because you can always use a third eye. 
Lover’s Eye Brooch, from the collection at the V&A. 1800-1820

Because you can always use a third eye.

Lover’s Eye Brooch, from the collection at the V&A. 1800-1820

For those hot summer nights, you feel unstoppable. 
Paco Rabanne’s Rhodoid Disc Dress. From “Twelve Unwearable Dresses in Contemporary Materials” collection of February 1966, $7,500

For those hot summer nights, you feel unstoppable.

Paco Rabanne’s Rhodoid Disc Dress. From “Twelve Unwearable Dresses in Contemporary Materials” collection of February 1966, $7,500

Because turquoise has been the stone of choice since Venetian merchants traveled to Turkey in the 16th century.
Navajo Turquoise Cuff ca.1950, $1400

Because turquoise has been the stone of choice since Venetian merchants traveled to Turkey in the 16th century.

Navajo Turquoise Cuff ca.1950, $1400