Treasures sentence example
These were the keys which unlocked the treasures of the antediluvian world for me.
There are treasures to be found in all these places.
They laid their treasures at my feet, and I accepted them as we accept the sunshine and the love of our friends.
The town offers many galleries, specialty shops and distinctive local treasures.
He was accused of having accumulated great treasures.Advertisement
But there are still treasures of literature concealed in private libraries, and Afghan, Persian, Armenian and Turkish bibliophiles still repair to Bokhara to buy rare books.
In the Musee Arabe, which occupies an adjacent small palace built about 1830, are treasures illustrative of the Arab-Berber or Saracenic art of Tunisia.
He alone was aware of the existence of the new throne of walrus ivory embellished with three silver life-size lions, and of the new regalia, both of which treasures he had, by the king's command, concealed in a vault beneath the royal castle.
Some of them were visible in the time of Pausanias, who calls them the places where Atreus and his sons kept their treasures.
We find therefore no trace of a sacrificial priesthood, but each temple had one or more doorkeepers (sadin, hajib), whose office was usually hereditary in a certain family and who had the charge of the temple and its treasures.Advertisement
Out of curiosity, or with the idea that it contains valuable treasures, Odysseus' companions open the bag; the winds escape and drive them back to the island, whence Aeolus dismisses them with bitter reproaches.
Tens of thousands of clay tablets, systematically arranged on shelves, contained the classics of the Babylonian literature for which his scribes ransacked and copied the treasures of all then known centres of literary life.
One of its chief treasures is an exquisite 15th-century Florentine altar-frontal, preserved in the sacristy.
The original building contains the valuable library (now national), many of the treasures of which were destroyed by fire in 1906, and a collection of Roman antiquities.
The museum of antiquities and the picture gallery, of which it has the custody, are both of high interest - the former for the local antiquities of Piedmont and Sardinia (notably from Industria) and for the Egyptian treasures collected by Donati and Drovetti, and the latter for its Van Dycks and pictures by north Italian masters.Advertisement
On the isthmus are distinct traces of the canal cut by Xerxes before his invasion of Greece in 480 B.C. The peninsula is remarkable for the beauty of its scenery, and derives a peculiar interest from its unique group of monastic communities with their medieval customs and institutions, their treasures of Byzantine art and rich collections of documents.
The richness of its art treasures, the educational advantages it offers, and its attractive surroundings render it a favourite resort of people with private means.
This, however, is a consideration altogether alien to the Christian spirit, the aspiration of which is to lay up treasures not on earth but in heaven.
Rome, it is true, possessed in the bodies of Peter and Paul a treasure the virtue of which outshone all the sacred treasures of the East.
His original mission being abandoned, funds were now advanced for the prosecution of his researches, and he remained in Egypt for four years, excavating, discovering and despatching archaeological treasures to the Louvre, of which museum he was on his return appointed an assistant conservator.Advertisement
These are they who, enlarging day by day their sumptuous edifices, encircling them with lofty walls, lay up in them their incalculable treasures, imprudently transgressing the bounds of poverty and violating the very fundamental rules of their profession."
During the fighting and carnage that followed Alexius hid in the palace, and finally, with one of his daughters, Irene, and such treasures as he could collect, got into a boat and escaped to Develton in Thrace, leaving his wife, his other daughters and his Empire to the victors.
Among other treasures it contains the silver coffin of St Liborius, a substitute for one which was coined into dollars in 1622 by Christian of Brunswick, the celebrated freebooter.
At this college is the missionary printing-press of the Roman Church, and its library contains an unrivalled collection of literary treasures bearing on the work.
In the Via Morone near the Piazza della Scala is a collection of art treasures bequeathed to the town in 1879 by a Milanese patrician, the Cavaliere Poldi-Pezzoli.Advertisement
Having completed Emilia Galotti, which the younger generation of playwrights at once accepted as a model, Lessing occupied himself for some years almost exclusively with the treasures of the Wolfenbiittel library.
The history of furs can be read in Marco Polo, as he grows eloquent with the description of the rich skins of the khan of Tatary; in the early fathers of the church, who lament their introduction into Rome and Byzantium as an evidence of barbaric and debasing luxury; in the political history of Russia, stretching out a powerful arm over Siberia to secure her rich treasures; in the story of the French occupation of Canada, and the ascent of the St Lawrence to Lake Superior, and the subsequent contest to retain possession against England; in the history of early settlements of New England, New York and Virginia; in Irving's Astoria; in the records of the Hudson's Bay Company; and in the annals of the fairs held at Nizhniy Novgorod and Leipzig.
It contains the municipal museum, among the chief treasures of which is a Luther Bible illustrated by Lucas Cranach the younger.
Some of the finest treasures of Saracenic art in Tunisia are in Kairawan; but the city suffered greatly from the vulgarization which followed the Turkish conquest, and also from the blundering attempts of the French to restore buildings falling into ruin.
Immense booty was secured, the Venetians obtaining among other treasures the four bronze horses which adorn the facade of St Mark's.Advertisement
Opposite the Palazzo Rosso is the Palazzo Bianco, a palace full of art treasures bequeathed to the city by the duchess of Galliera upon her death in 1889, and subsequently converted into a museum.
On the assassination of Nadir in 1 747, Ahmad, having failed in an attempt to seize the Persian treasures, retreated to Afghanistan, where he easily persuaded the native tribes to assert their independence and accept him as their sovereign.
In the museum are preserved treasures of Saracenic art, including many objects removed from the mosques for their better security.
All around lay the storehouses that contained the treasures of the god and the appurtenances of the aivine ritual.
In August I121 al-Aflal was assassinated in a street of Cairo, it is said, with the connivance of the caliph, who immediately began the plunder of his house, where fabulous treasures were said to be amassed.Advertisement
The five mathnawis, from the Makhzan to the Haft Paikar, form Nizami's so-called "Quintuple" (Khamsa) or "Five Treasures" (Panj Ganj), and have been taken as pattern by all the later epic poets in the Persian, Turkish, Chaghatai and Hindustani languages.
Brennus and his Gauls marched on to Delphi, of whose sacred treasures they had heard much.
Many important manuscripts in muniment rooms are still uncalendared; those of the French Foreign Office are imperfect in places, and have been little consulted; and a complete calendar of the treasures of the Advocate's Library was only recently begun.
Historical scholars will, however, revere this collection of dialogues as one of the most priceless of the treasures of antiquity still preserved to us.
Llanganati or Cerro Hermoso is chiefly known through the tradition that the treasures of the Incas were buried in a lake on its slopes.Advertisement
In due course it passed from Pergamene to Roman dominion, and according to Cicero, was plundered of many artistic treasures by Verres.
In 1815 he attended the Congress of Vienna, where he was especially occupied in endeavouring to obtain the restoration of Alsace and Lorraine to Germany; and later in the year he was with the allies in Paris, using his influence to secure the return of the art treasures carried off by the French.
Earthly goods should be given away in exchange for " the imperishable treasures.
To the modern reader, who may well be impressed b y Goethe's extraordinary receptivity, it may seem strange that his interests in Italy were so limited; for, after all, he saw comparatively little of the art treasures of Italy.
With an almost exaggerated Pieteit Goethe's descendants preserved his house untouched, at great inconvenience to themselves, and left it, with all its treasures intact, to the nation.Advertisement
Monasteries and churches were burnt and sacked, and Jerusalem was taken; the Holy Sepulchre church was destroyed and its treasures carried off; the other churches were likewise razed to the ground; the patriarch was taken prisoner.
The hospital possesses many artistic treasures, among them the mural paintings of the 17th century in the Salle St Hugues and an altar-piece, the Last Judgment, attributed to Roger van der Weyden.
This order was carried out, and it is recorded that r 500 camels were required to transport the confiscated treasures.
The frightened army fled, leaving the camp with all its treasures to Tahir, who from that day was named "the man with the two right hands."
On the 4th of Saphar (February loth) he came with his retinue into the camp. The city was then given up to plunder and slaughter; many public buildings were burnt; the caliph, after having been compelled to bring forth all the hidden treasures of the family, was killed with two of his sons and many relations.Advertisement
Seoul and several of the oldest cities were captured, and in some instances destroyed, the country was desolated, and the art treasures and the artists were carried to Japan.
According to Cornish tradition, the divining or dowsing rod is guided to lodes by the pixies, the guardians of the treasures of the earth.
Apart from the more obvious characteristics of the serpent likely to impress all observant minds (§ 1), its essentially chthonic character shows itself markedly when it is associated with the treasures and healing herbs of the earth, the produce of the soil, the source of springs - and thence of all water - and the dust unto which all men return.'
Wiglaf enters the barrow, and returns to show the dying king the treasures that he has found there.
The treasures of the dragon's hoard are buried with his ashes; and when the great mound is finished, twelve of Beowulf's most famous warriors ride around it, celebrating the praises of the bravest, gentlest and most generous of kings.
The real work of criticism became possible only when great collections of manuscripts began to be made by the princes of the generation after Alexander, and when men of learning were employed to sift and arrange these treasures.
Their work is the first absolutely modern work, - modern in the sense of having absorbed the stores of classic learning and reproduced those treasures in forms of simple, natural, native beauty.
All three are Gothic edifices and are notable for their elaborately carved doorways, in which free play has been given to the exuberant fancy of the Gothic style, and all three enshrine valuable treasures of art.
Niello is frequently mentioned in the inventories of the treasures belonging to the great basilicas of Rome and Byzantium.
Porcius Cato to annex the island, nominally because its king had connived at piracy, really because its revenues and the treasures of Paphos were coveted to finance a corn law of P. Clodius.
Colebrooke, began to make known the treasures of Sanskrit literature, which the great scholars of Germany and France proceeded to develop. In Egypt the discovery of the Rosetta stone placed the key to the hieroglyphics within Western reach; and the decipherment of the cuneiform character enabled the patient scholars of Europe to recover the clues to the contents of the ancient libraries of Babylonia and Assyria.
The style, that of the Italian Renaissance, is noble and refined, the royal apartments rich in treasures of art.
His notices of ancient sculpture and its various styles appeared as an appendix to the Saggio di lingua Etrusca, and arose out of his minute study of the treasures then added to the Florentine collection from the Villa Medici.
Peroz (457484) fell in battle against them; his treasures and family were captured and the country devastated far and near.
The blind kings gradual revelation, under horrible torture, of the place of concealment of his several jewels and treasures, and his deportation and death (of the injuries thus received, at Damghan, en route to Mazandaran), must be classed among the darkest records of Oriental history.
These latter so accumulated that the temple became a rich museum, among the chief treasures of which were the figures of Amazons sculptured in competition by Pheidias, Polyclitus, Cresilas and Phradmon, and the painting by Apelles of Alexander holding a thunderbolt.
Nowhere in Asia could money be more safely bestowed, and both kings and private persons placed their treasures under the guardianship of the goddess.
Ranulph, his first treasurer and representative at Ely, had been extortionate and dishonest, and the monks accused Nigel, probably with some justification, of spending the estates and treasures of the see in maintaining knights and gaining court influence.
Vieira was a man of action, while the oratorian Manoel Bernardes lived as a recluse, hence his sermons and devotional works, especially Luz e Calor and the Nova Floresta, breathe a calm and sweetness alien to the other, while they are even richer treasures of pure Portuguese.
The chief treasures of the church are its rich stained glass (12th, 13th and 15th centuries) and valuable tapestry (14th to 18th centuries).
Its importance began under Lysimachus, who deposited his treasures, 9000 talents, in this strong fortress under the charge of a eunuch, Philetaerus of Tium.
At the north-west corner of the precinct is a building of limestone, the mWpcvos oircos often mentioned in the inventories of the treasures of the Delian shrine.
The second floor, which formerly contained the national gallery of paintings, is occupied by a collection of northern antiquities and by the Schliemann treasures.
Since 1887 extensive excavations have been made of the foundations of a huge Roman camp, and many valuable Roman treasures have been unearthed.
Having gone to England in 1792 to endeavour to raise money on her jewels, she was on her return accused before the Revolutionary Tribunal of having dissipated the treasures of the state, conspired against the republic, and worn, in London, "mourning for the tyrant."
Antigonus again claimed authority over the whole of Asia, seized the treasures at Susa, and entered Babylonia, of which Seleucus was governor.
There he examined the treasures of the royal library, and studied the music which was found in its highest style at the court.
These are among the greatest treasures ever given to the world by the human spirit expressing itself in pen and pencil.
In 1796 Napoleon swept away to Paris, along with the other art treasures of Italy, the whole of the Leonardo MSS.
The Rumanian Academy keeps jealous watch over the treasures it has accumulated, and few have had access to the riches entombed in its archives; nor has any private or public collection been catalogued.
He continued to work the gold-field which he had discovered, and to draw from it new treasures, not indeed with quite such ease and in quite such abundance as when the precious soil was still virgin, but yet with success, which left all competition far behind.
The carved wooden doors of both the north and the south portals are masterpieces respectively of Gothic and Renaissance workmanship. The church possesses an elaborate astronomical clock (1866) and tapestries of the 15th and 17th centuries; but its chief artistic treasures are stained glass windows of the 13th, 14th and 16th centuries, the most beautiful of them from the hand of the Renaissance artist, Engrand Le Prince, a native of Beauvais.
Here he is said to have been obliged to pawn his treasures for 50 gold florins to provide for his immediate wants.
The name (Yah[weh] " hides" or " treasures "; there is a similar Phoenician compound of Baal) is borne by various individuals, in Jer.
He wasted his considerable military talents in a series of skirmishes and sieges which had no great results, and after spending countless treasures and harrying many regions, perished obscurely by a wound from a cross-bow-bolt, received while beleaguering Chlus, a castle of a rebellious lord of Aquitaine, the viscount of Limoges (April 6, 1199).
His indifference to works of art and ignorance of their value is shown by his well-known remark to those who contracted for the shipment of the treasures of Corinth to Rome, that "if they lost or damaged them, they would have to replace them."
His indefatigable work as archivist in the time when Napoleon was transferring so many treasures to Paris is not his least claim to the gratitude of scholars.
Many beautiful statues, belonging to good periods of Greek and Roman art, decorated the fora, streets and public buildings of the city, but conflagrations and the vandalism of the Latin and Ottoman conquerors of Constantinople have robbed the world of those treasures.
An omophorion of the 11th or 12th century, with scenes from the Gospel in needlework, and a chalice of the 15th century with enamels, given by Cardinal Bessarion, the predecessor of Giuliano della Rovere as commendatory of the abbey, are among its treasures.
Coveting the treasures of Bern, they sent Brune to invade Switzerland and remodel its constitution; in revenge for the murder of General Duphot, they sent Berthier to invade the papal states and erect the Roman Republic; they occupied and virtually annexed Piedmont.
The noble collection of paintings which formerly adorned the Dusseldorf gallery was removed to Munich in 1805, and has not since been restored; but there is no lack of artistic treasures in the town.
Then, the Tigris having undermined part of the city wall, he collected his wives and treasures and burned them with himself in his palace (880 B.C.).
The greater part of the art treasures and curios were sold in 1886, and the great library collected by Charles Spencer, earl of Sunderland, the son-in-law of the first duke of Marlborough, in 1881.
In 333 B.C., after the battle of Issus, it was delivered over by treachery to Parmenio, the general of Alexander the Great; the harem and treasures of Darius had here been lodged.
Different places, different states, different ways to dispose of my little treasures; they'll never realize it's the same person!
Tamer started towards the locked door on one side of the foyer, behind which were the historical treasures.
Two more Saturdays of garage sales passed by, far less bountiful than the summer versions of the same, but nevertheless stocked with enough alleged treasures to keep Fred O'Connor at his computer key board for hours on end.
With a graceful bow, they left their treasures behind and departed Spain.
This is the celebrated capriccio of the treasures of Rome painted in 1755.
Another of the impressive architectural treasures still very much in evidence, apart from the abbey church, is the monks ' refectory.
Further Ottoman treasures include the childhood notebook of Mehmed ' The Conqueror ' and an embroidered kaftan collar of Selim II.
The other regions of Europe also have substantial cultural treasures, in part as a result of the European colonial and imperial history.
The church has two great treasures, both of which survived the conflagration, more or less.
Do not display your treasures or people will become envious.
You need to live here a lifetime to see everything - treasures and delights galore.
The Treasures of Manchester United The Treasures of Manchester United provides a unique, lavishly illustrated history of England's most successful club.
One of these guarded treasures was a volume of grossly indecent verses by Voltaire, addressed to Frederick the Great.
Finally, marvel at museum facsimiles of some of Tutankhamun's greatest golden treasures, including the funerary mask.
Pirates hiding the treasures plundered from ships across the coast of North America?
Treasures face cyber scrapheap Jowell floats radical listing reform Welcome back Have you recently returned to work?
These are some of the only treasures from a Pharaonic tomb as all the others were taken by tomb robbers shortly after their completion.
What's more, the town's hidden treasures are all within easy reach of the port.
Prague is characterized by its many architectural treasures, dating from all periods.
He died a lonely old man in 1993 leaving a wealth of largely undiscovered treasures behind which span 50 years.
The Var region holds treasures for anyone who enjoys the harmony of a hillside vineyard, ancient dry stone walls or small walking paths.
So with their new album, Super Furry Animals have changed the dial from national treasures to national weirdos.
It was he who persuaded the pundits of Bengal to disclose the treasures of Sanskrit to European scholars.
After a short time his father removed to the " rustic solitude " of Buriton (Hants), but young Gibbon lived chiefly at the house of his maternal grandfather at Putney, where, under the care of his devoted aunt, he developed, he tells us, that passionate love of reading " which he would not exchange for all the treasures of India," and where his mind received its most decided stimulus.
The chief had lately become a member of the Institute, and did his utmost to inflame in France that love of art and science which he had helped to kindle by enriching the museums of Paris with the treasures of Italy.
The treasures he brought to light at Reichenau, Weingarten, and above all St Gall, restored many lost masterpieces of Latin literature, and supplied students with the texts of authors whose works had hitherto been accessible only in mutilated copies.
These public treasures were deposited in the temple of Saturn, on the eastern slope of the Capitoline hill, and, during the republic, were in charge of the urban quaestors (see Quaestor), under the superintendence and control of the senate.
His death was followed by scenes of wild disorder, and Cesare, being himself ill, could not attend to business, but sent Don Michelotto, his chief bravo, to seize the pope's treasures before the demise was publicly announced.
Conspicuous among the art treasures of the interior is the well-known octagonal pulpit by Niccola Pisano, dating from 1266-1268.
Kazinczy, in his efforts to accommodate the national language to the demands of an improved civilization, availed himself of the treasures of European literature, but thereby incurred the opposition of those who were prejudiced by a too biased feeling of nationality.
That he might perceive and understand the spiritual and the celestial senses of the word he enjoyed immediate revelation from the Lord, was admitted into the angelic world, and had committed to him the key of "correspondences" with which to unlock the divine treasures of wisdom.
So curiously alike in their general features were the sepulchral usages connected with barrow-burial over the whole of Europe, that we find the Anglo-Saxon Saga of Beowulf describing the chambered tumulus with its gigantic masonry "held fast on props, with vaults of stone," and the passage under the mound haunted by a dragon, the guardian of the treasures of heathen gold which it contained.
There is no doubt much of valuable suggestion to be found in the philosophic system, or rather the conglomerate of systems, which pass to-day under the name of theosophy; and probably much has been done by means of its propaganda to popularize Eastern thought in the West, and in the East to reawaken a truer appreciation of its own philosophic treasures; but however that may be, the serious student would be well advised to seek his information and his inspiration from the fountain-heads of the theosophists' doctrines, which are all easily accessible in translations; and to avoid the confusions and errors of writers who in most cases have but a superficial if any knowledge of the original languages and systems from which their doctrine has been arbitrarily culled.
From this period came some of humanity's greatest masterpieces, including St. Peter's Basilica, Da Vinci's Last Supper, Michelangelo's Pieta, and hundreds of other instantly recognizable artistic treasures.
I was familiar with the story of Troy before I read it in the original, and consequently I had little difficulty in making the Greek words surrender their treasures after I had passed the borderland of grammar.
Though I believe it is no longer considered valid, yet I have kept it ever since as one of my treasures.
On the other hand, when we learn a new word, it is the key to untold treasures....
It is said, ' He esteemed the reproach of Christ to be greater riches, than the treasures of Egypt, ' Heb.
In him are contained all the riches of grace, and all the treasures of knowledge.
He lives alone in a storehouse of treasures which no eyes but his ever behold.
Other releases Toons and tunes More Eighties treasures come out of the vaults, while wine producers muscle in on the action.
Its municipal museum, housed in Eltz Castle, was bombed and its treasures looted during the Serbian attack in 1991.
Jesus said, store up for yourselves treasures in heaven...
But the ordinary digger neither hopes nor expects to unearth such treasures as these.
While the dinnerware you find might not be specifically designed for a baby, you may be surprised at the unique patterns and designs you'll come across as you mosey down the dusty aisles full of treasures.
Well made products that can become family treasures.
For the largest selection, begin shopping for these seasonal treasures in October, November and December.
It's the perfect place to stow all of his/her little holiday treasures until the big day arrives.
Although many of these vintage treasures may show signs of wear on their fabric, the sections are easily covered with slip covers.
When it comes to a casual country end table, head to your local flea market or thrift store and see what treasures you could restore.
Clothes, for instance, are perfect for repurposing and a keen crafter can turn waste products into treasures with ease.
The cameras go into each crafter's home where they whimsically recreate their treasures step-by-step.
Since shells can be potential choking hazards, consider using shadow boxes or sealed containers to display the tiny treasures.
Add personality, not clutter - Display a few of your favorite treasures to enhance your signature look.
Use decorative boxes, basket chests, stacks of vintage suitcases and under bed boxes to store all of the other treasures you own that you can't live without.
Once you've found all of the hidden treasures you have at home, hit your neighborhood garage sales and check out a few flea markets as well.
Many antique stores or flea markets have one of kind treasures.
Why not search your attic for forgotten treasures that not only are sentimental and personal but will compliment your cottage style?
Begin looking in your garage or attic for hidden treasures.
The only limits are space and budget in the world of treasures inspired by the Middle Ages.
This is the color palette for the antique collector, for those that love the aged, weathered look of treasures from an ancient past.
See what Rachel has done in what she calls her labor of love, to transform vintage furniture and decor into new treasures for the passionate cottage chic collector.
Glass inserts on cabinet doors allow you to display fine china, stemware or other treasures.
Often, you can find vintage French country style treasures by shopping at thrift stores and yard sales.
Garage sales can also offer hidden treasures.
When scrapbooking on a budget, keep watch for ways to turn trash into treasures.
You can find some terrific treasures if you're patient.
It really is true that one man's trash is another man's treasure, and these treasures can cost a fraction of a new set of clothing.
However, you don’t want just any shutterbug snapping what should be timeless treasures that will be shared with future generations.
In a strange twist of fate, these quilts, which were inspired by well-loved, vintage treasures of the past, may someday only be found in a vintage boutique or as a rare flea market find.
Boys Levi's painter shorts are also known for their multiple pockets to stash lunch money, small toys, and outdoor treasures collected throughout the day.
However, if your daughter is going to be playing in the dirt with friends, or looking for hidden Easter treasures, chances are you won't want to buy her an expensive formal dress or Easter sundress with a matching straw hat.
A specialty shop online for ordering personalized items, Custom Treasures has a broad selection of Sesame Street clothing items that can be personalized with the text of your choice.
In fact, you may be tempted to buy several, especially if you locate some bargain-basement treasures.
Its Yangtze River itenerary Victoria Cruises offers numerous shore excursions, including exploring White Emperor City and the Three Gorges, which are considered national treasures.
However, getting up close and personal with the spectacular natural treasures that call Alaska home can be costly.
You'll see glaciers and other natural treasures up close.
Kids and nature go hand in hand, and Alaska has no shortage of natural treasures to explore.
A Holland America cruise tour allows travelers to get an up close look at local treasures.
We found many tabs for Clapton classics such as After Midnight and Bell Bottom Blues amongst the treasures.
Heavenly Treasures offers this ring in sterling silver for around $45 or 14K gold for around $300.
Heavenly Treasures offers a ring with the French words Vous et nul autre, which means "You and no other".
Exquisite elegance defines these rose gold and diamond endless hoop earrings by Heavenly Treasures.
For many today, the captivating beauty and exquisite luster of pearls still evoke feelings of mystery and magic as the allure of these exquisite gems is as timeless as the treasures themselves.
Even a girl with a limited range of jewelry will love the idea of having somewhere special where she can keep her treasures.
Heavenly Treasures offers a wide range of inspirational jewelry.
With the swirl design featured in so many earring designs, the keen jewelry shopper should have fun searching and seeking out unusual vintage treasures.
Brighton offers some personalized jewelry charms in the Treasures Collection.
Shopping for discount chunky jewelry can present you with a few challenges when it comes to quality, but if you pay close attention to the descriptions and finishes, you can end up with some true treasures.
The rediscovery of these historical treasures has lasted over the past decades, and the high demand for authentic Native American jewelry and art continues to this day.
This possession will quickly become a favorite place for her to keep her jewelry and other treasures.
Whip up strapless extended size rompers in a jiffy with this easy-to-sew Simplicity pattern from Today's Treasures Patterns and Supplies.
For the real treasures, you oftentimes have to inquire at the counter for information.
That's not to say that you won't find one or several treasures, but if you go in knowing that chances are good you'll come away empty-handed, you'll feel less frustrated should that happen.
Take your time - the boutique is full of treasures, and shopping here is a great way to build a stylish wardrobe full of clothing that truly fits and flatters your figure.
Many of the coats were designed for larger women, and you can find treasures like a cashmere coat with velvet trim and buttons for rock-bottom prices.
You can use the maps to plan your vacation or compare the parks for what Disney treasures translate to foreign audiences and what alterations were made.
If you like scavenger hunts, you will want to download Little Shop of Treasures.
Set in the town of Huntington, Little Shop of Treasures begins when you decide to go into business for yourself and purchase a building to start up an import shore.
So where are some good places to download Little Shop of Treasures?
Spin Top Games.com- Another great site for downloading Little Shop of Treasures and other fun titles.
Should you download Little Shop of Treasures?
Go to the Treasures section and by the 2000 Elven sword of Flames.
Explore Middle Earth and discover its treasures and unusual secrets.
Midway Arcade Treasures is a collection of games popular in the video arcades during the 80's.
The games in Midway Arcade Treasures are fun to play.
When you load Midway Arcade Treasures, the video takes you through an elaborate pyramid where the game menu resides.
The graphics in the Midway Arcade Treasures are consistent with the original games.
Midway Arcade Treasures is a collection of games popular video arcades in the 80's.
Search for treasure - Your towns often have hidden treasures within.
If you are a fan of object finding games like Little Shop of Treasures or you are a fan of the Harry Potter series, download the demo and play Magic Academy before purchasing.
Completing quests rewards you with rare treasures or other skills and are the meat of the RuneScape game.
With that story set up, we learn that the grand thieves the Coopers (Sly's family) had a vault where all their treasures were hidden.
She wants to collect all the gems and treasures and become the most accomplished person in the Sonic world.
The game progresses very smoothly and introduces complex puzzles, multi-step treasures to uncover and loads of items to find.
You're in luck, take a look at the list of online stores offering up these little bird treasures.
When you are in the market for Art Deco items, it is a great idea to check eBay on a daily basis to see what new treasures have been added.
Whatever your personal reasons, collecting pet items is an enjoyable hobby that will bring you years of pleasure as you see your special treasures beautifully displayed in your home.
These exquisite playthings from years gone by have become delightful treasures of today.
A number of collectors of antique Stanley planes love using their old treasures because of their fine craftsmanship and excellent quality.
They hold the homeowner's treasures just as they did more than a century ago.
Yellowstone Treasures, written by Janet Chapple, is an incredible guide to the awesome Yellowstone National Park.
With one to three trips a year to the park and a great deal of year-round research, it took me five years to create and two more years to publish Yellowstone Treasures' first edition.
If you want to learn more facts about Yellowstone National Park, check out Janet Chapple's book, Yellowstone Treasures.
Mercury Treasures is an online feng shui store that offers a wide selection of various types of feng shui art items.
Many of the items carried by Mercury Treasures are beautiful reproductions of museum pieces.
The National Archives is full of interesting treasures and valuable records reflecting the American past.
The National Archives is full of priceless American treasures of interest to visitors and researchers.
These rare treasures can be paired with modern clothing to make your outfit more punk.
Just as each woman's purse holds individual treasures, your hospital bag might also have a few personal items.
Exclusive maternity fashion designed by top style gurus are treasures that can make a pregnant woman look and feel amazing.
As you plan your storage space, remember to keep like items together and to go through your storage often to find all the great treasures you might have forgotten about.
Some of their treasures include holiday projects, kitchen projects, and homemade doll projects.
A shop that claims to be more traditional, Hawaiian Gifts and Treasures carries heavy-duty towels in prints both pretty and funky.
Then take the various treasures you have collected throughout the house to make hair, facial features, feet, and creative accessories.
If you want to save some extra money, look at consignment shops, which can yield some amazing treasures.
Special vintage treasures are often the best finds!
But, you are probably wondering where you can find these treasures of board game goodness?
Whether we buy packages of simple glass balls, collect handmade treasures, or make our own, glass Christmas ornaments are part of our seasonal celebrations.
Not only does Zales offer fine diamond jewelry, bridal sets, and wedding pieces, but each store has a range of other sparkling treasures.
A woman who treasures tradition and hopes to have solemn, dignified wedding would not appreciate a wacky proposal, whereas a traditional woman who values spontaneity and uniqueness may enjoy an outrageous event.
With online auction popularity continuing to grow, many unique treasures can be found among the listings, including gorgeous engagement rings.
Careful searching can help you discover these treasures.
Instead, by Legally Blonde 2 she is engaged to a more unconventional lawyer who treasures her unique personality, which is reflected in her large oval pink diamond engagement ring flanked by trilliant side stones.
Discovering an uncut Arkansas diamond at the Crater of Diamonds park can be as easy as walking through the field and finding a surface stone, but most guests prefer to dig for their treasures.
Heavenly Treasures has an eclectic selection.
Many people enjoy browsing through the many treasures at estate sales, jewelry resale and consignment stores and antique shops.
Heavenly Treasures offers rings in a variety of materials, from stainless steel to gold.
Here you'll find plenty of handmade treasures from all over the world, and from time to time you may even happen upon hobo leather tooled clutches.
You'll often find him touching these treasures and marveling over the craftsmanship.
If you are used to traveling by car, you just might find many undiscovered treasures.
Make it really interesting and provide a special prize for the first team to turn in ten treasures.
If you're the recipient of one of your child's printed and colored birthday cards, make sure you stow these treasures away safely.
Hide a treasure or multiple treasures among the area that needs weeding.
Kids pull up weeds while hunting for the treasures.
You can also make this more of a lost treasure hunt and hide other types of treasures like colorful stones, bits of costume jewelry or candy.
Many of these are in weather-resistant containers that offer the successful hunter a variety of small treasures from which to choose.
Garage and estate sales can yield some wonderful treasures.
Sorting through old keepsakes and collected treasures that have been stored away.
Pirates have found new ways of taking treasures from other people's boats.
There are usually hidden treasures in these shops for those who are patient enough to uncover them.
For a unique pair of shoes, check out a site like eBay for one-of-a-kind treasures to make your special day complete.
Among Rock Hall's treasures are Slash's hat, Sly Stone's beaded vest, and the suit Elton John wore when he was enshrined in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
It's a great place to listen to the music of the dulcimer, the weaver's shuttle, the woodworker's plane, the jeweller's saw, and the potter's wheel while you enjoy shopping for your own unique gifts and treasures.
The cathedral, unlike much of France's art treasures, was not damaged or destroyed during the French Revolution.
Of all the man-made treasures, owning a timepiece from the women's Gucci watch collection is the ultimate status symbol.
Properly preserved leaves and flowers can be used in wreaths and swags, while twigs can make a great winter centerpiece, a "log cabin" box for holding small treasures or a trivet for your table.
Go back inside and use at least some of your treasures in a project.
Victorian Cottage Treasures has everything for embroidering including beginner starter kits.
The site also hosts many free downloads - and there are plenty of garage rock treasures to be found.
Pick up small black bowls and paint a shamrock on one side to resemble a pot for gold and treasures.
St. Louis' best-known restaurants are neighborhood treasures with food traditions that locals and visitors find hard to resist.
They washed away their disappointment with cold beer and dove into the rest of their treasures.
It wasn't only the children who scampered after the treasures.
Don't you want to show me your treasures?
Too nervous, Jessi instinctively knelt on the floor beside the overturned box and began collecting the small treasures.
During the month of August bands of fanatical rioters in various parts of the country made havoc in the churches and religious houses, wrecking the altars, smashing the images and pictures, and carrying off the sacred vessels and other treasures on which they could lay their hands.
Statistics collected in 1893-1894 and 1896 revealed the existence of 1831 libraries, either private (but open to the public) or completely public. The public libraries have been enormously increased since 1870 by the incorporation of the treasures of suppressed monastic institutions.
While the French directory saw in that province little more than a district which might be plundered and bargained for, Bonaparte, though by no means remiss in the exaction of gold and of artistic treasures, was laying the foundation of a friendly republic. During his sojourn at the castle of Montebello or Mombello, near I\Iilan, he commissioned several of the leading men of northern Italy to draw up a project of constitution and list of reforms for that province.
In 718 he appears as the ally of Chilperic II., king of Neustria, who was fighting against the Austrasian mayor of the palace, Charles Martel; but after the defeat of Chilperic at Soissons in 719 he probably made peace with Charles by surrendering to him the Neustrian king and his treasures.
They were sold in 1628 along with the bulk of the Mantuan art treasures, and were not, as is commonly said, plundered in the sack of Mantua in 1630.
He died in Paris on the 15th of June 1416, leaving vast treasures of jewelry, objects of art, and especially of illuminated MSS., many of which have been preserved.
A small wooden church, erected by the monk Sergius, and afterwards burned (1391) by the Tatars, stood on the site now occupied by the cathedral of the Trinity, which was built in 1422, and contains the relics of Sergius, as well as ecclesiastic treasures of priceless value and a holy picture which has frequently been brought into requisition in Russian campaigns.
Goslar is believed to have been founded by Henry the Fowler about 920, and when in the time of Otto the Great the mineral treasures in the neighbourhood were discovered it increased rapidly in prosperity.
He took great interest in music and painting, and added to the collection of art treasures at Dresden.
In recent times there has been a good deal of activity in Venice in regard to the preservation of its artistic and architectural treasures.
Spon brought back many valuable treasures, coins, inscriptions and manuscripts, and in later years published various important works on archaeology, notably his Voyage d'Italie, de Dalmatie, de Grece et du Levant (1678), and a Histoire de la republique de Geneve (1680).
With the help of these troops the Phocian League at first carried the war into Boeotia and Thessaly, and though driven out of the latter country by Philip of Macedon, maintained itself for ten years, until the exhaustion of the temple treasures and the treachery of its leaders placed it at Philip's mercy.
In the museum is a fine collection of works of art by Holbein (who lived in Basel from 1528 to 1531), while the historical museum (in the old Franciscan church) contains many treasures, and among them the fragments of the famous Dance of Death, wrongly attributed to Holbein.
Frazer maintains the hitherto current theory that the earlier temple of Athena and Erechtheus was on the site of the Erechtheum; that the Erechtheum inherited the name apXa ios veclis from its predecessor, and that the " opisthodomos " in which the treasures were kept was the west chamber of the Parthenon; Furtwangler and Milchh6fer hold the strange view that the " opisthodomos " was a separate building at the east end of the Acropolis, while Penrose thinks the building discovered by Dorpfeld was possibly the Cecropeum.
Ptolemy, who had access to the treasures of the famous library of Alexandria was able, no doubt, to utilize these cadastral plans when compiling his geography.
Here they found and took on board the four sons of Phrixus who, after their father's death, had been sent by Aeetes, king of Colchis, to fetch the treasures of Orchomenus, but had been driven by a storm upon the island.
Of the artistic treasures with which the Escorial was gradually enriched, it is sufficient to mention the frescoes of Peregrin or Pellagrino Tibaldi, Luis de Carbajal, Bartolommeo Carducci or Carducho, and Luca Giordano, and the pictures of Titian, Tintoretto and Velasquez.
Under the title of Musees et collections archeologiques de l'Algerie et de la Tunisie, the Ministry of Public Instruction publishes from time to time illustrated descriptions of all these archaeological treasures.
Thanks to all these architectural treasures, the narrow Sienese streets with their many windings and steep ascents are full of picturesque charm, and, together with the collections of excellent paintings, foster the local pride of the inhabitants and preserve their taste and feeling for art.
The Romans, who succeeded the Greeks as the chief civilized power in Europe, failed to set store on their literary and scientific treasures; mathematics was all but neglected; and beyond a few improvements in arithmetical computations, there are no material advances to be recorded.
The Mrarrath gazze or Cave of Treasures, translated and edited by C. Bezold (Leipzig, 1883-1888), is akin (as Duval remarks) to the Book of Jubilees.
After the war of 1866 by which Austria lost Venetia, Cibrario negotiated with that government for the restitution of state papers and art treasures removed by it from Lombardy and Venetia to Vienna.
We learn that in the year 418 " the Romans collected all the treasures that were in Britain, and hid some of them in the earth, that no man might afterwards find them, and conveyed some with them into Gaul."
Maria Maddalena also contain art treasures.
There is a splendid museum of medieval and Renaissance antiquities in the Bargello, the ancient palace of the Podesta, itself one of the finest buildings in the city; among its many treasures are works of Donatello, Ghiberti, Verrochio and other sculptors, and large collections of ivory, enamel and bronze ware.
In 1801 Saud, son of the amir Abdul Aziz, led an expedition to the Euphrates, and on the festival of Bairam, the 10th of April, stormed Kerbela, put the defenders to the sword, destroyed the sacred tomb, scattered the sacred relics and returned laden with the treasures, accumulated during centuries in the sanctuary of the Shia faith.
It already, however, bore within it the germ of decay; the accumulation of treasure in the capital had led to a corruption of the simple manners of the earlier times; the exhaustion of the tribes through the heavy blood tax had roused discontent among them; the plundering of the holy places, the attacks on the pilgrim caravans under the escort of Turkish soldiers, and finally, in 1810, the desecration of the tomb of Mahomet and the removal of its costly treasures, raised a cry of dismay throughout the Mahommedan world, and made it clear even to the Turkish sultan that unless the Wahhabi power were crushed his claims to the caliphate were at an end.
The accumulated treasures of Meshed `Ali were carried off by the Wahhabites early in the 19th century, and in 1843 the town was deprived of many of its former liberties and compelled to submit to Turkish law; but it is again' enormously wealthy, for what is given to the shrine may never be sold or used for any outside purpose, but constantly accumulates.
In addition to private rooms and state apartments, the Hofburg contains a library of about 800,000 volumes, 7000 incunabula and 24,000 MSS., including the celebrated "Papyrus Rainer"; the imperial treasury, containing the family treasures of the house of Habsburg-Lorraine, and other important collections.
The municipal library, with 300,000 volumes, boasts among its rarer treasures a Gutenberg Bible printed at Mainz between 1450 and 1455, another on parchment dated 1462, the Institutiones Justiniani (Mainz, 1468), the Theuerdank, with woodcuts by Hans Schaufelein, and numerous valuable autographs.
Many families of sword artists sprang up at a later period, furnishing treasures for the collector even down to the present day, and their labors reached a level of technical mastery and refined artistic judgment almost without parallel in the art industries of Europe.
He instantly began to carry into execution most extensive plans for editing and publishing the most valuable MS. treasures of the Vatican.
It would be rash, considering the buried treasures that may yet await the future explorer, to assert that such records as those in question can never come to light.
Moreover, the newly discovered treasures deal with the beliefs of the people as well as with their history proper.
The objects found at Tello are the most valuable art treasures up to this time discovered in Babylonia.
These deputies succeeded in 795 and 796 in taking possession of the vast treasures of the Avars, which were distributed by the king with lavish generosity to churches, courtiers and friends.
Inside and out, the whole of the temple is covered with scenes and inscriptions in crowded characters, of ceremonial and religious import; the decoration is even carried into a remarkable series of hidden passages and chambers or crypts made in the solid walls for the reception of its most valuable treasures.
The mines of Maharajpur, Rajpur, Kimera and Gadasia have been famous for magnificent diamonds; and a very large one dug from the last was kept in the fort of Kalinjar among the treasures of Raja Himmat Bahadur.
After making an inventory of all his possessions, he left the duchy in October 1471, taking with him the most valuable of his treasures.
Sainte-Marie contains many artistic treasures, the chief of which are the magnificent stained-glass windows of the Renaissance which light the apsidal chapels, and the 113 choir-stalls of carved oak, also of Renaissance workmanship. The archbishop's palace adjoins the cathedral; it is a building of the 18th century with a Romanesque hall and a tower of the r4th century.
But everything of which he could cheat his appetite was spent on Arabic books, and when he had read all that was then printed he thirsted for manuscripts, and in March 1738 started on foot for Hamburg, joyous though totally unprovided, on his way to Leiden and the treasures of the Warnerianum.
The frontier fortress of Eresburg which stood on the site of the modern Marburg was taken, the Irminsul was destroyed, and the treasures of gold and silver were seized.
Fortunately most of the art treasures which the palace contained were saved.
Jesus said, store up for yourselves treasures in heaven.. .
To him is due the erection of the church of St Francis, or temple of the Malatesta, one of the rarest gems of the Renaissance and the greatest of Rimini's treasures (see below for description).
The treasures of a new, beautiful world were laid at my feet, and I took in pleasure and information at every turn.
Mr. Higinbotham, President of the World's Fair, kindly gave me permission to touch the exhibits, and with an eagerness as insatiable as that with which Pizarro seized the treasures of Peru, I took in the glories of the Fair with my fingers.
You must know that King Frost, like all other kings, has great treasures of gold and precious stones; but as he is a generous old monarch, he endeavours to make a right use of his riches.
Helen told me that for a long time she had thought of Jack Frost as a king, because of the many treasures which he possessed.
Such rich treasures must be kept in a safe place, and so she had imagined them stored in jars and vases in one part of the royal palace.
But when the several nations of Europe had acquired distinct though rude written languages of their own, sufficient for the purposes of their rising literatures, then first learning revived, and scholars were enabled to discern from that remoteness the treasures of antiquity.
The harmony between him and his wife grew closer and closer and he daily discovered fresh spiritual treasures in her.
From small good luck amulets to museum reproductions, Mercury Treasures offers a vast array of feng shui products and lucky objects.
Have fun, be frivolous and then go home and use your new treasures.
To be able to pluck two such treasures and eliminate another is worthy of praise from high!
Fred O'Connor returned, a bag of treasures in his hand, just as the slide show broke up.
Let him rummage around inside it and find all those treasures himself.
By the time she reached the beach house, her face was Smurf blue and she was laboring under the weight of the treasures she'd found.
He often thought, If Beethoven or Chopin had centuries to compose music, imagine the treasures we would have.
The green-eyed barbarian accepted both of the treasures, eyes glowing.
There he lived in exile till 43, when he was proscribed by Antony, the reason alleged being his refusal to surrender some of his art treasures which Antony coveted.
Antonio and Francesco both having died childless, the duchy passed to Charles of Bourbon (Don Carlos), infante of Spain, who, becoming king of Naples in 1734, surrendered Parma and Piacenza to Austria, but retained the artistic treasures of the Farnese dynasty which he had removed from Parma to Naples.
Athenion sent him with some troops to Delos, to plunder the treasures of the temple, but he showed little military capacity.
Deacon of the pope (St) Sixtus (Xystus) II., he was called upon by the judge to bring forth the treasures of the church which had been committed to his keeping.
Most large towns contain important state or communal archives, iii which a considerable amount of research is being done by local investigators; the various societies for local history (Societd di Storia Patria) do very good work and issue valuable publications; the treasures which the archives contain are by no means exhausted.
Among the treasures of the church is the famous "Worship of the Lamb" by Hubert and Jan van Eyck.
His miracles were reported and eagerly believed everywhere; " from Poland, Hamburg and Amsterdam treasures poured into his court; in the Levant young men and maidens prophesied before him; the Persian Jews refused to till the fields.