Qiu Ying, Padiglioni tra le Montagne degli Immortali, inchiostro e colore su seta, 1550.
I love this waistcoat. English, circa 1760 this waistcoat shows off it’s quality through the highly detailed corded quilting. Cotton. At the Los Angeles County Museum of Arts.
A miquelet blunderbuss originating from Tunisia, circa 1800.
1904 Fisher schooners at T wharf, Boston George H Lubee at left. Sail continued as a viable, reliable, and economical source of maritime power even into the 20th century.