Gravensteen Castle Located in Ghent, Belgium, the present castle was built in 1180 by count Philip of Alsace and was modelled after the crusaders castles the count encountered while he participated in the second crusade
Vessel, North Afghanistan (probably Balkh), century. Unglazed ceramic fritware (aka stone-paste, is pottery in which frit is added to clay to reduce its fusion temp., so it can be fired at a lower temp.
Chess Piece in the Form of a Bishop with Two Attendants Date: Geography: Made in probably Trondheim, Norway Culture: Scandinavian Medium: Walrus ivory Dimensions: Overall: 3 x 2 x 1 in. x x cm) Accession Number: Metropolitan Museum of Art
The Castle of Almourol is medieval castle, located on a small islet in the middle of the Tagus River, in the civil parish of Praia do Ribatejo, 4 kilometres mi) from the municipal seat of Vila Nova da Barquinha, in the Portuguese Centre Region.
Medallion with Christ from an Icon Frame
Medallion with Christ from an Icon Frame - Byzantine, Constantinople - From the Djumati Monastery, Republic of Georgia - Cloisonné enamel & gold - c.
Burg Eltz Burg Eltz is a medieval castle nestled in the hills above the Moselle River between Koblenz and Trier, Germany. It is still owned by a branch of the same family that lived there in the century, 33 generations (about to be ago.
ARTICLE: SCA Garb : Costume for a Century Lady. Analysis of the dress in this carving.
Château d’Aigle, Switzerland. Built in the century by the Savoy Family, this picturesque castle stands in a vineyard in the Swiss city of Aigle, near Montreux.
12th Century, Khmer Pottery Brown Glazed Vase (item #646235, detailed views)
Earthenware bowl made in the Crimean peninsula of Ukraine in the or century.
Wall-painting of the wealthy scholar and nobleman Theodore Limniotis, circa Kastoria,church of Agioi Anargyroi.
Seemingly afloat in midair, with its windblown drapery, this angel once graced the voussoir, or wedge-shaped stone, set in an arch of the portal on the north transept of the cathedral dedicated to Saint Lazarus in Autun