Montag, 9. April 2012

Mikromuseum

These antique microscope slides are delightful in their peek into what intrigued years ago.  Like little museum specimens with their own special labels and handwritten notes, each tiny treasure is encased in a circle of mica and often mounted on a slide of bone or ivory.  They appeal to our modern eyes, looking a bit like found specimens from another planet perhaps - Little reliquaries frozen in time.Quelle und mehr Beispiele hier.

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