“Head of a lady photographed on a platter.” Magic, stage illusions and scientific diversions, including trick photography. 1897.
Sterling silver pill box featuring cat’s face, made by Unger Brothers, c. late 19th – early 20th century.
California skateboarders in the 1970s as photographed by Hugh Holland.
Reiji Iizuka’s illustration of a sphere-wheeled car, based on a concept by a German inventor, 1936.
Chess set made from glazed stoneware, Iran, 12th century. Via the Metropolitan Museum of Art.