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Thylacine - This photo was taken only a few years ago. They were marsupials, nocturnal, and a light brownish color with dark brownish red stripes. They had an over sized mouth with a huge span, larger than most mammals have and a fairly odd build. They have been officially extinct since 1936 due to over hunting, but there have been supposed sightings of them from time to time,

Perry Sumner, a biologist with the North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission, said it's likely a red fox with a rare genetic condition known as Sampson, an abnormality in which the animal lacks a layer of fur called guard hair.

Date: early to mid 17th century (made)  Materials and Techniques:  Wood, veneered and inlaid with engraved ivory; brass and iron mounts

Cabinet

Cabinet India or Pakistan (Gujurat or Sindh), Mughal, early-mid century Wood, veneered and inlaid with engraved ivory; brass and iron mounts “ In the and centuries fall-front cabinets.

Fall-front cabinet, teak veneered with rosewood and inlaid with tropical woods, ivory and brass, decorated hunting scenes. Gujarat or Sindh, early 17th century

Cabinet

Fall-front cabinet, teak veneered with rosewood and inlaid with tropical woods, ivory and brass, decorated hunting scenes. Gujarat or Sindh, early century

AN INDO-PORTUGUESE IVORY-VENEERED CABINET  WESTERN INDIA, LATE 17TH CENTURY  Of rectangular form, the two front doors opening to reveal a compartimented inner of nine drawers, the ivory and two-colour wood veneered decoration in a cubic trompe-l'oeil pattern on top, sides and front, each lozenge panel maintained with a brass pin, with simple lock, old repairs, the top probably extended, probably originally a fall-front cabinet

AN INDO-PORTUGUESE IVORY-VENEERED CABINET WESTERN INDIA, LATE 17TH CENTURY Of rectangular form, the two front doors opening to reveal a compartimented inner of nine drawers, the ivory and two-colour wood veneered decoration in a cubic trompe-l'oeil pattern on top, sides and front, each lozenge panel maintained with a brass pin, with simple lock, old repairs, the top probably extended, probably originally a fall-front cabinet

This young tattooed woman with long black hair died in northern Chile over 3410 years ago.

sixpenceee: “A mummified Chilean woman with tattooed breasts. She died in northern Chile over 3410 years ago. The warm desert air mummified her body, which was buried in a seated position.

Terrestrial and celestial pocket globe - 1783

Terrestrial and celestial pocket globe - National Maritime Museum

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