There’s been a refreshing revival of street art in recent years, all over the world and not just limited to urban areas. Spanish artist Ampparito is one of the artists who have taken street art to a new level of realism, wit and playfulness. His work is large scale and site specific, using common objects in uncommon spaces to subvert the original meaning of the items and to create a new visual and conceptual experience. The works feature ubiquitous objects and thus have a strong sense of…
Details about Beautiful *Swivel Neck~ Young Lady Fashion Doll* by Kestner
Lovely 18” Kestner, young lady fashion doll made in Germany circa 1890. Her head is marked with the size number only “7 ½”. She has a human hair wig in the original style crowning her bisque socket head with pale bisque, brown sleep eyes and an open mouth with teeth. | eBay!
2015 marks the 200th anniversary of the Battle of Waterloo. Find out how the battle’s fallen soldiers contributed to the grim world of 19th-century dentistry in this blog from Senior Human Osteologist Don Walker.
Ice Age find of 13,000-year-old teeth contains bitumen
In a microscopic analysis of the Ice Age teeth, which came from the same person, the researchers found scratches and other marks on the inner walls that would have come from something other than chewing
Discovery of 47 teeth in Chinese cave changes picture of human migration out of Africa
Forty-seven human teeth dug up out of a cave in southern China reveal that our species, Homo sapiens , may have arrived in China 80,000 years ago — long before humans were able to leave their mark on Northern China and Europe.