Prosthetic eye from the 17th century However, the intimate relationship between text and reader - the understanding that the former will provide information or entertainment to the latter - is facilitated by the eye. This great image shows a unique prosthetic eye from (likely) the 17th century. While the eye, that catcher of information, is part of the history of books and reading, this fake one is obviously not. It never absorbed letters.
Art Deco Sapphire Diamond Platinum Ring. All original Art Deco Platinum Edwardian ring circa 1910 to 1920. Nice filigree work, European cut side diamonds, calibre cut Sapphires. EGL certified top quality G, VS2 bright sparkly center diamond. c 1910-1920