A comatose etheromane
A young female 'etheromane' (lover of ether) lying unconscious. Cocktails containing ether were a fashionable drink in Paris at the time. The face of a horned devil looks down at her. Date: 1913
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The Gundestrup cauldron. Silver vessel. 200 BC and 300 AD. E
The Gundestrup cauldron. Decorated silver vessel, thought to date between 200 BC and 300 AD, placing it within the late La T?ne period or early Roman Iron Age. Gundestrup in the Aars parish of Himmerland, Denmark. Male bearded figure holding a pair of deer aloft in each hand, holding them by the hind legs so that they dangle downwards. National Museum of Denmark.
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