1937 The ultimate gadget of 1930s: Jaeger LeCoultre Compass. This compact 35mm camera was one of the most technically advanced gadgets of 1930s. It was produced by Swiss watch and clock manufacturer, also famous for its long-time partnership with luxury car makers. Jaeger LeCoultre sign can be found on the instrument panels of Bentley, Aston Martin, Lancia Astura, Delahaye, etc.
Xcite signed collaboration agreements with Shell and Statoil, in the kind of partnership working that Sir Ian Wood’s review of the industry recommended. - http://www.directorstalk.com/xcite-signed-collaboration-agreements-shell-statoil-kind-partnership-working-sir-ian-woods-review-industry-recommended/ - #XEL
A Victorian snake brooch, the serpent entwined in a figure-of-eight design, encrusted throughout with eight-cut diamonds, with ruby eyes and suspending a diamond and natural pearl drop from its mouth, all silver cutdown collet-set to a yellow gold mount and brooch fitting, gross weight 6.5 grams, circa 1880
An early Victorian demi-parure comprising an amethyst and pearl pendant and earrings, each piece set with four cabochon cut amethysts in quatrefoil design between half pearl straps, mounted in gold, the pendant with a locket compartment to the reverse, suspended from a pendant loop set with three half-pearls, with a matching drop underneath, the earrings of a similar design, circa 1840, gross weight 23.2 grams.
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This simple example of how much an envelope, stamp and paper would cost would be a great way to introduce the community helper, the post man, and tie in math and how to count out in pennies how much each item costs.