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1900s California Headstall with Spade Bit and Braided Rawhide Reins. Photo documented, early California leather headstall, tastefully ornamented with coin silver spots and silver tipped headband attached to each cheek via engraved round and domed period concho. Impressive and ornate California bit (attributed to Hernandez) features floral open center rimmed by silver spots and secured to headstall by adjustable silver hangers with loops. Bit attached to braided rawhide reins with horsehair…

1900s California Headstall with Spade Bit and Braided Rawhide Reins. Photo documented, early California leather headstall, tastefully ornamented with coin silver spots and silver tipped headband attached to each cheek via engraved round and domed period concho. Impressive and ornate California bit (attributed to Hernandez) features floral open center rimmed by silver spots and secured to headstall by adjustable silver hangers with loops. Bit attached to braided rawhide reins with horsehair…

The woman is believed to have been aged between 30 and 40.

The woman is believed to have been aged between 30 and 40.

The woman is believed to have been aged between 30 and 40.

The woman is believed to have been aged between 30 and 40.

Malta venus Female figurine.  Mammoth tusk; engraved. Height 87 mm. Maltinsko-buretskaya Culture. 23 000 - 19 000 BP Malta Site (Excavations of M.M. Gerasimov, 1928-1930), Siberia, the River Belaya, near Irkutsk, Russia

Malta venus Female figurine. Mammoth tusk; engraved. Height 87 mm. Maltinsko-buretskaya Culture. 23 000 - 19 000 BP Malta Site (Excavations of M.M. Gerasimov, 1928-1930), Siberia, the River Belaya, near Irkutsk, Russia

this female figure was sculpted from steatite, also known as soap stone about 20,000 years ago. Found at Grimaldi, Italy, and is on loan from the Musée d'archéologie nationale

this female figure was sculpted from steatite, also known as soap stone about 20,000 years ago. Found at Grimaldi, Italy, and is on loan from the Musée d'archéologie nationale

jo mora - Google Search

jo mora - Google Search

From the Jo Mora archives - Visitors at VHD will see vintage collections of early California spurs AND today's silversmiths who continue the traditions! There's purpose and meaning to all California gear from the spur shank styles, rowels, leathers and the traditional hearty height boot heels. Purpose & function suited to the times. And the vaquero's legacy continues.... (image used with permission of jomoratrust.com.

From the Jo Mora archives - Visitors at VHD will see vintage collections of early California spurs AND today's silversmiths who continue the traditions! There's purpose and meaning to all California gear from the spur shank styles, rowels, leathers and the traditional hearty height boot heels. Purpose & function suited to the times. And the vaquero's legacy continues.... (image used with permission of jomoratrust.com.

Venus figure, Paleolithic, c. 20,000 B.C., Sandstone.  Found: France

Venus figure, Paleolithic, c. 20,000 B.C., Sandstone. Found: France

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14,000 year old engraved 'tablets' discovered in France

14,000 year old engraved 'tablets' discovered in France