gdfalksen:

Afternoon dress ca. 1897. Silk brocade, velvet, chiffon. Made and worn by Ora Baily McCuthen, a concert pianist in San Diego. She was the daughter of James O. Baily, one of the first men to discover gold in the Julian area and one of the founders of Banner, California.

gdfalksen:

Afternoon dress ca. 1897. Silk brocade, velvet, chiffon. Made and worn by Ora Baily McCuthen, a concert pianist in San Diego. She was the daughter of James O. Baily, one of the first men to discover gold in the Julian area and one of the founders of Banner, California.

(Source: cimetiere-chanson, via julia-loves-bette-davis)

peashooter85:

Cane with hidden revolver and dagger, Germany circa 1880.

(Source: eaukce.antiques-auctions.eu)

vulgariumfragmenta:

Lucrezia Borgia’s hair reliquary (presso Pinacoteca Ambrosiana)

vulgariumfragmenta:

Lucrezia Borgia’s hair reliquary (presso Pinacoteca Ambrosiana)

(via actegratuit)

diamondsinthelibrary:

How incredible are the details on this beauty?? It’s an Art Deco engagement ring by J.E. Caldwell with a 2.03 carat old European cut diamond. Circa 1920. See more antique engagement rings: http://diamondsinthelibrary.com/ring-roundup-more-art-deco-engagement-rings/

diamondsinthelibrary:

How incredible are the details on this beauty?? It’s an Art Deco engagement ring by J.E. Caldwell with a 2.03 carat old European cut diamond. Circa 1920. See more antique engagement rings: http://diamondsinthelibrary.com/ring-roundup-more-art-deco-engagement-rings/

(via kittyinva)

jeannepompadour:

Ancient Greek diadem found in the Ukraine; c. 450 BC

jeannepompadour:

Ancient Greek diadem found in the Ukraine; c. 450 BC

(via 1901-a-space-odyssey)

anachoretique:

Helmet of Charles V in the Royal Armoury, Madrid, c.1862.

Early Batman?

anachoretique:

Helmet of Charles V in the Royal Armoury, Madrid, c.1862.

Early Batman?

(Source: victoriasrustyknickers, via villainessambition)

One of us! One of us!

(Source: slashfilms, via vintagegal)