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Our Fancy: Japanese Puzzle Boxes

Japanese puzzle boxes were designed a century and a half ago – mainly to store workman’s tools. Some are now being crafted by Kenji Nakazato in Hakone, Tokyo at the Izumiya company as extraordinary, decorative novelties. An original Super Cubi … Continue reading

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The ‘curse of Pompeii’ is a story which tells us Mount Vesuvius’ eruption was the act of  Gods unleashing punishment after the Legionaries  destroyed holy buildings. Back in October, (2015) we learned Massimo Osanna, the archaeological superintendent of Pompeii, had revealed that … Continue reading

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