The British Museum

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The british museum - this is the best place to learn about everything past in the most interesting way. Time flies as you go through rooms filled with objects from civilizations all over the world.

Marble equestrian statue of Emperor Gaius Caligula (made AD 1 - 50) in the Great Court of the British Museum.

British Museum, London, UK - Marble equestrian statue of Emperor Gaius Caligula (made AD 1 - in the Great Court of the British Museum.

The British Museum is the largest museum in the United Kingdom with a collection of eight million objects

If you are planning to visit London, one of the most interesting places to see is the British Museum. The British Museum is the largest museum in the United Kingdom with a collection of eight million objects.

Bottle-shaped flask with flattened globular body and short narrow cylindrical neck with two cloud scroll handles joining neck and shoulder. Fine white porcelain with slightly undulating 'chicken skin' glaze painted with 'famille rose' enamels with bird and flower design.

Bottle-shaped flask with flattened globular body and short narrow cylindrical neck with two cloud scroll handles joining neck and shoulder. Fine white porcelain with slightly undulating 'chicken skin' glaze painted with 'famille rose' enamels with bird and flower design.

Saucer-shaped fine thin white porcelain dish. Decorated 'Gu Yue' style in 'famille rose' enamels. Inside is a delicately drawn design of blossoming magnolia and peach spray together with a poetical inscription with three seals in red enamel. Pair with PDF 857.

Decorated 'Gu Yue' style in 'famille rose' enamels. Inside is a delicately drawn design of blossoming magnolia and peach spray together with a poetical inscription with three seals in red enamel.

Papercut Lace Batch of altar-ornaments; cut with chisel from white cardboard; design features row of semicircles, row of diamonds, row of tear-drops. Used in Day of the Dead Festival.

Papercut Lace Batch of altar-ornaments; cut with chisel from white cardboard; design features row of semicircles, row of diamonds, row of tear-drops. Used in Day of the Dead Festival.

Papercut. Bird. Red on paper.

Papercut. Bird. Red on paper.

Papercut. Bird. Red on paper.

Papercut. Bird. Red on paper.

Papercut. Bird. Red on paper.

Papercut. Bird. Red on paper.

SILVER CASED VERGE WATCH IN THE FORM OF A HUMAN SKULL [MOVEMENT AND DIAL NOT ORIGINAL]. . MOVEMENT Circular gilt-brass plates with four baluster pillars. One pillar is a modern replacement, two original pillars are now retained in the front plate by blued-steel screws. Ratchet and click set-up mounted on the dial side of the pillar-plate. Fusee with chain and standard stop-work.

prettyskeletons: Silver cased verge watch in the form of a human skull. The case dates back to the century.

Saucer-shaped fine thin white porcelain dish. Decorated 'Gu Yue' style in 'famille rose' enamels. Inside is a delicately drawn design of blossoming magnolia and peach spray together with a poetical inscription with three seals in red enamel. Pair with PDF 856.

Decorated 'Gu Yue' style in 'famille rose' enamels. Inside is a delicately drawn design of blossoming magnolia and peach spray together with a poetical inscription with three seals in red enamel.

Pair of Falangcai saucer-dishes. Saucer-shaped fine thin white porcelain dish. Decorated 'Gu Yue' style in 'famille rose' enamels. Inside is a delicately drawn design of blossoming magnolia and peach spray together with a poetical inscription with three seals in red enamel. Pair with PDF 857. PDF 856

Pair of Falangcai saucer-dishes. Saucer-shaped fine thin white porcelain dish. Decorated 'Gu Yue' style in 'famille rose' enamels. Inside is a delicately drawn design of blossoming magnolia and peach spray together with a poetical inscription with three seals in red enamel. Pair with PDF 857. PDF 856

Blue falangcai bowl with flowers Porcelain bowl with rounded sides and slightly everted lip. Fine white porcelain decorated in 'Gu Yue' style in 'famille rose' enamels, outside with sprays of convolvulus in a diaper ground of blue enamel engraved in quatrefoil pattern and inside with a peony and rose. PDF 855

Blue falangcai bowl with flowers Porcelain bowl with rounded sides and slightly everted lip. Fine white porcelain decorated in 'Gu Yue' style in 'famille rose' enamels, outside with sprays of convolvulus in a diaper ground of blue enamel engraved in quatrefoil pattern and inside with a peony and rose. PDF 855

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