Friday, January 20, 2012
Rhinoceros Hornbill skull: an avian remnant from the founding period of the British Museum. Many specimens from early collections have been lost due to decay and insect damage. This skull may have survived due to its large size and spectacular appearance.
Victorian skipping rope. A rare piece of faded charm from a bygone era.
Assorted Victorian era porcelain pocket watch faces - tactile and quirky