Pond's skincare advertisement, Lady Mary Pakenham
One in a series of Pond's Cold Cream advertisements during the 1930s featuring a society lady, in this case, Lady Mary Pakenham. Lady Mary Katherine Clive (n饠Pakenham 23 August 1907 19 March 2010)was a British writer and historian, known for her memoirs of her family and her time as a debutante. Date: 1936
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Statue of Amenhotep III (Neb-Maat-Ra) and Sobek c.1390-1352
Statue of Amenhotep III (Neb-Maat-Ra) and Sobek c.1390-1352 BC. Carved from Calcite (Egyptian Alabaster). Found in the Sobek temple at Dahamsha. Sobek is seated in a human form with the crocodile head and his right hand holds the Ankh giving life to the youthful Amenhotep III. The King is wearing the Nemes headdress, with the uraeus and royal beard. 18th Dynasty. New Kingdom. Luxor Museum. Egypt.
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BUEIL, John V of (1406-1477). Charles VIII returned
BUEIL, John V of (1406-1477). Charles VIII returned a letter Joan of Arc. Illustration in 'Le Jouvencel' (1461-1466). Narrative describing the siege of Orleans in 1429 during the Hundred Years War. Gothic art. Miniature Painting. SPAIN. MADRID (AUTONOMOUS COMMUNITY). San Lorenzo de El Escorial. Royal Library of the Monastery of El Escorial.
© M.C.Esteban/Iberfoto/Mary Evans