*** This is a cross post from my daily blog because I feel guilty about not posting anything here for weeks. *** photo by Jennifer Durham Around my wrist I wear a set of 73 carnelians cut and faceted in Roman workshops in the first century. They were a present from Kelley for our tenth […]Read more "2,000 year-old carnelians"
Cambridge’s Fitzwilliam Museum is holding an exhibition, “Anglo-Saxon Art in the Round.” For all of us who can’t actually get there, here’s an audiovisual introduction to the show. http://mediaplayer.group.cam.ac.uk/components/com_mediadb/ASSETS/mediaplayer-3-15/mediaplayer.swf I think it would be marvellous to hold something like this in one’s hand. One of my most treasured possessions is a string of 73 Roman […]Read more "anglo-saxon in the round"