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Ceremonial Mace

This is the ceremonial mace, historically a symbol of authority and power, currently in use in the Virginia House of Delegates. The mace is Edwardian-style in silver, with a 24 karat gold wash. It is reinforced with wood, and has four sections with designs of oak leaves, acorns, and flowers that resemble the Virginia state […]

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Instrumental: Chris Botti “A Thousand Kisses Deep”

Christopher Stephen “Chris” Botti (/ˈboʊti/ BOH-tee; born October 12, 1962), is an American trumpeter and composer. In 2013, Botti won the Grammy Award in the Best Pop Instrumental Album category, for the album Impressions. He was also nominated in 2008 for his album Italia [3] and received three nominations in 2010 for the live album Chris Botti In Boston. Four of his albums have reached the No. 1 […]

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