suzani:

Avar woman (Caucasus), wedding traditional costume. Ethnic groups living in the Russian republic of Dagestan, village Rugudja, tribal caucasian rug,  silver jewelry.

(via egonkey)

magictransistor:

Edmund Dulac, Ariel: Full fathom five thy father lies (Shakespeare: The Tempest), 1908.

magictransistor:

Athanasius Kircher (Saint Andrews copy of a large fold-out plate print, engraving, detail); Turris Babel [Tower of Babel], Amsterdam, c. 1679.

Fixed. theme by Andrew McCarthy