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The Allure of Topaz Jewelry
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The Allure of Topaz Jewelry

Topaz is one of the most surprising of the colored gemstones. With a remarkable range of hues, from golden yellows to pastel pinks to icy blues, topaz is a highly versatile choice for jewelry designers and has found favor since ancient times.

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Portable Copying Machine by James Watt & Co. | M.S. Rau
Portable Copying Machine by James Watt & Co. ...

  Considered the first step into the world of modern photocopying, the ...

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Expert Insights with Bill Rau: Napoléon's St. Helena Desk | M.S. Rau
Expert Insights with Bill Rau: Napoléon's St....

This exceptional Regency desk was specially crafted for one of t...

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Expert Insights with Bill Rau: French Naval Surgeon's Kit | M.S. Rau
Expert Insights with Bill Rau: French Naval S...

  This highly important 19th-century French naval surgeon’s kit c...

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A Graduation Like No Other
A Graduation Like No Other

Graduation can yield a variety of emotions for all those involved! It is...

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Announcing the 2020 RFA Scholarship Winners!
Announcing the 2020 RFA Scholarship Winners!

Drumroll, please! It has been a surreal few months for the world at larg...

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Expert Insights with Bill Rau: La Lecture au Jardin by Georges d'Espagnat
Expert Insights with Bill Rau: La Lecture au ...

  La Lecture au Jardin by Georges d'Espagnat French Post-Impression...

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7 Exceptional Gifts for Exceptional Moms
7 Exceptional Gifts for Exceptional Moms

Mother’s Day is just around the corner, but there is still time to find ...

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Top Art Films and TV Series from Our Staff
Top Art Films and TV Series from Our Staff

We have all found ourselves in a new world — life around the globe has c...

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Collecting Antique Walking Sticks and Canes
Collecting Antique Walking Sticks and Canes

  Soothsayer's Cane   In centuries past, well-heeled gentlemen, and l...

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Art and Hope. Art and Community.
Art and Hope. Art and Community.

Art is to the community what the dream is to the individual. — Thomas Ma...

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Expert Insights: Belgian Iron Combination Safe by L. Duvilers
Expert Insights: Belgian Iron Combination Saf...

  This Belgian cast-iron safe represents an important precursor to t...

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When Medicine Was New: Viewing Medical History Through Medical Antiques
When Medicine Was New: Viewing Medical Histor...

An apple a day keeps the doctor away. Health is wealth. Your body is you...

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