Monthly Archives: July 2011

Rhinoceros Libation Cups


The Chinese antiques market continues to grow as evidenced by the recent Antiques Roadshow episode that featured a set of rhinoceros libation cups valued at over a million dollars.   This morning as I flipped through the channels I came across the Today show and saw a plug for a segment with the owner of […]

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Remember the Fotomat?

Remember the olden days when you had to wait 3 grueling days to get your precious photos developed? Remember the poor person stuck in that Fotomat booth in the grocery store parking lot? I went to the Archives yesterday for a little light reading from our Historic Structures Report (to confirm whether or not the […]

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Can You Caption This Photo?

Please write my caption here or here!

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  • Penn Museum

Beneath the Surface at the Penn Museum