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  • Just a piece of stone.
    Marble from Greek sculptor’s atelier in Athens 360 BC.

    Just a piece of burned wood.
    Oak from scribe’s desk in Pompeii after eruption of Vesuvius AD 79.

    Just a piece of clay.
    Ceramics from potter’s workshop in Caliphate of Córdoba, Andalucía AD 800.

    Just a piece of rust.
    Hand-made nail from medieval church of Tyrvää, Finland, 1506.

    Just a piece of shell.
    She who was born inside spread her wings and flew.
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