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Statue of the Slavery monument in Zanzibar Stone Town, Tanzania

Vishnu, first half of the 9th century. Central Cambodia. Lent by Musée National des Arts Asiatiques–Guimet, Paris (MG18860) | A series of single-cell brick sanctuary temples on Phnom Kulen built during the reign of Khmer king Jayavarman II are associated with a small corpus of important sculptures, including this Vishnu. Stylistically, it marks the moment of transition from the pre-Angkorian world to the beginnings of the Angkorian period. #LostKingdoms

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Biblioteca Nacional de España, Cod. Vitr. 24-3, f. 10v.Libro de horas de Carlos V. Paris, late 15th:early 16th c.


Hamsterley Forest, The Green Man Sculpture. Hamsterley Forest in the Durham Dales is 2000 hectares of mixed woodland with excellent walks, bike routes and horse riding trails for all levels of abilty.

Einstein @ 12 yrs. old [1891]

A Vietnamese woman carries her children and possessions on bamboo pole as she tries to escape fierce fighting in the Cholon suburb of Saigon during the Viet Cong Mini Tet offensive of the Vietnam War in May 1968 --- Image by © Nik Wheeler/Corbis