The Discovery & Restoration of Leonardo da Vinci’s Long-Lost Painting “Salvator Mundi” | Robb Report

(soft choir music) – And so, ladies and gentlemen, we move to the Leonardo Da Vinci, the Salvator Mundi, the masterpiece by Leonardo of Christ the savior, previously in the collections of three kings of England. (soaring instrumental music) – [Auctioneer] Who will give me 120? 130 million, 140 million is bid. At 140 million….

The Making of a Roman Silver Cup

This ancient Roman cup is an extraordinary example of silversmithing. One of a pair, it was created in the first century A.D. and dedicated to Mercury at a sanctuary in northern France. It is one of the most exquisite pieces of Roman silver to survive. Ancient craftsmen employed a variety of sophisticated techniques to produce…

Ancient Government : The Roman Tribunes

the roman senate Tribune’s roman senate was one the most advanced forms of government in the ancient world as the influence and territory of rome increased the roles and responsibilities of the people in charge also increased as a result in order to maintain a smooth operating of the government certain roles were distributed to…

Ancient Egypt for Kids

When people think of ancient Egypt, they think of all the famous sites that are still around to visit and see. The Pyramids at Giza are often what people think of as they’re shown in cartoons and movies and they were built over 4,500 years ago. Many people are fascinated with ancient Egyptians and they…