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A RARE ART NOUVEAU “BUTTERFLIES AND BATS” POCKETWATCH, BY RENE LALIQUE 
Of gilt-finished jeweled lever movement, the openface pocketwatch of circular outline with blued-steel moon-style hands and applied black enameled Arabic numerals, against the gold ground accented by blue and white enameled fluttering butterflies, within a polished gold case, the reverse depicting numerous flying purplish blue enameled bats, with scattered moonstone accents, further embellished by a sculpted gold serpent bow, circa 1899-1900, with French export marks.

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prolapseofelidae:

Xylocopa caerulea “Blue Carpenter bee”

HOLY SHIT THEY’RE BLUE

Blue carpenter bees are the best

… COBALT THIS NEEDS YOUR IMMEDIATE ATTENTION

It’s the BlueBee of Happiness.

Hey ursulavernon check this out!

I couldn’t really believe this, but apparently it is a real bee and it lives in Southeast Asia. Yay!

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