“ Poland, C. Egg decorated with micrographic text from the Song of Songs. Handwritten in ink. From the century, and perhaps even earlier, hollow eggs on which sacred texts had been written in micrography were used to decorate European sukkahs.
"A unique record of the British navy between 1790 and 1833 that was compiled by a sailor has emerged in the US. The diary of George Hodge shows the "below decks" view of life at sea during a crucial time for Britain's senior service.