Imperial Guardian Lion Mystery Clock, 1929; Produced by Maurice Couet (French, 1885-1963) for Cartier (Paris, France); Carved nephrite, enamel, gold, cabochon emeralds, cabochon rubies, carved citrine, rose-cut diamonds, carved coral, pearls, platinum; 17 × 9.3 × 16.2 cm (6 11/16 × 3 11/16 × 6 3/8 in.); Photo: Doug Rosa

Jeweled Splendors of the Art Deco Era: The Prince and Princess Sadruddin Aga Khan Collection

  • 2017-04-19

“Jeweled Splendors of the Art Deco Era: The Prince and Princess Sadruddin Aga Khan Collection” at Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum features more than 100 extraordinary examples of ...

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"The New Yorker" (Jazz) Punch Bowl, 1931; Designed by Viktor Schreckengost (American, 1906–2008); Manufactured by Cowan Pottery Studio (Rocky River, Ohio, USA); Glazed, molded earthenware; 29.9 x 42.2 cm (11 3/4 x 16 5/8 in.); Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum, Gift of Mrs.  Homer Kripke, 1980-21-7; Photo: © Smithsonian Institution

Groundbreaking Exhibition of Jazz Age Objects Debuts at Cooper Hewitt

  • 2017-04-19

The first major museum exhibition to focus on American taste in design during the exhilarating years of the 1920s, “The Jazz Age: American Style in the 1920s” will debut this spring at ...

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Carta particolare della Virginia Vecchia è Nuoua Sir Robert Dudley, Cartographer; Engraved by Antonio Francesco Lucini Florence, 1647 Black and white line engraving Gift of Virginia Cartographical Society, 2017-205

One of the Finest Collections Ever Assembled of Early Virginia-Related Maps Acquired by the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation

  • 2017-04-19

The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation has acquired one of the finest collections of early Virginia-related maps ever assembled. Through a part gift/part purchase agreement, the Foundation ...

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The auction will feature a wide array of Coca-Cola memorabilia, including these items pictured here, all of which will be desirable to Coke collectors.

Rare Coke collectibles, museum-quality wax figures at public auction May 13th in Gettysburg, Pa.

  • 2017-04-19

GETTYSBURG, Pa. – An exceptional collection of about 60 life-size wax figures, including a one-of-a-kind figure of Albert Einstein that was signed and inscribed by Einstein himself, will ...

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