(This is also unrelated to ancient coins. I thought pictures were worth sharing anyway.)
French artist Hubert Duprat has tricked an insect called the caddis fly into assembling something very much like jewelry. Photos can be seen in an article on Duprat in Cabinet magazine.
The artist puts the insects in aquariums containing gold and jewels instead of the usual nesting materials.
Pagination of physical specimens and CSV downloads - I have made some minor modifications to the coin type pages in OCRE, CRRO, etc. A relatively small number of types across these corpora have more than 100 ...
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