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THE EGYPTIAN REVIVAL STYLE
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THE EGYPTIAN REVIVAL STYLE

Pyramids, mummies, ancient gods and obelisks — there is something about ancient Egypt that fascinates the Western world. For nearly three thousand years, the ancient Egyptians have inspired obsession and imitation, from ancient Greek structures inspired by temples of Isis to the scarab jewels of Cartier.

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A Collector’s Guide to Antique Cufflinks
A Collector’s Guide to Antique Cufflinks

Cufflinks are a beloved and diverse accessory. Crafted in an array of s...

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Expert Insights: Frank Sinatra Painting
Expert Insights: Frank Sinatra Painting

Few artists so thoroughly impacted the American cultural lan...

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A History of Gothic Antiques Through the Ages
A History of Gothic Antiques Through the Ages

When one envisions the gothic style, it is often tall churches with flyi...

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Expert Insights: Viennese Rock Crystal and Silver Gilt Crane Tazza
Expert Insights: Viennese Rock Crystal and Si...

Rock crystal, or pure quartz, has been lauded for centuries for its...

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The History of Lockets: The Story Behind these Nostalgic Necklaces
The History of Lockets: The Story Behind thes...

A piece of jewelry can be a very sentimental gift. A locket, however, ca...

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The Wonderful Era of Retro Jewelry
The Wonderful Era of Retro Jewelry

In the years before the Second World War, the Art Deco period of jewelry...

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The History of Academic Art and the Salon
The History of Academic Art and the Salon

Art of the 19th century was ruled by the academic tradition. The term “A...

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Expert Insights: Grand Tour Mementos
Expert Insights: Grand Tour Mementos

Tomb of Scipios Grand Tour Souvenir This incredible Grand Tour ink...

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5 Bespoke Cigarette Cases - And What To Do With Them Now
5 Bespoke Cigarette Cases - And What To Do Wi...

Though fashion trends and cultural customs come and go, there has always...

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Louis XVI Secrétaire à Abattant
Louis XVI Secrétaire à Abattant

This elegant Louis XVI secrétaire à abattant was crafted by the...

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The Allure of Topaz Jewelry
The Allure of Topaz Jewelry

      6.21-Carat Topaz and Diamond Ring by Tiffany & Co.     ...

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A History of Filigree Jewelry
A History of Filigree Jewelry

From bird boxes to home decor, filigree has been used as a beautiful dec...

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