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Stonehenge (Stone Circle) by ryaner "The Grand Conventional Festival of the Britons," from The Costume of the Original Inhabitants of the British Islands, by Samuel Meyrick and Charles Smith, 1814.
ryaner Image Credit: Meyrick and/or Smith
Posted by ryaner
3rd January 2014ce
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Comments (4)

That's a great picture. The idea of draping the trilithons with banners or tapestries is intriguing. thesweetcheat Posted by thesweetcheat
3rd January 2014ce
This is such a great picture. Where did you get the picture from? Has the book been reprinted? juamei Posted by juamei
4th January 2014ce
Juamei, I don''t know anything about the book. I stumbled on the pic here: where there are a couple of other oddities (including the page itself). ryaner Posted by ryaner
4th January 2014ce
Thanks! juamei Posted by juamei
5th January 2014ce
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