In 1900 Cave Library at Dunhuang was discovered after over 1,000 years of being hidden revealing  tens of thousands of manuscripts, the world's earliest dated printed book and hundreds of fine paintings on silk, this is the world's earliest and largest paper archive and a treasure trove of medieval art. by digitaleuphoria
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digitaleuphoria In 1900 Cave Library at Dunhuang was discovered after over 1,000 years of being hidden revealing tens of thousands of manuscripts, the world's earliest dated printed book and hundreds of fine paintings on silk, this is the world's earliest and largest paper archive and a treasure trove of medieval art.
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In 1900 Cave Library at Dunhuang was discovered after over 1,000 years of being hidden revealing  tens of thousands of manuscripts, the world's earliest dated printed book and hundreds of fine paintings on silk. This is the world's earliest and largest paper archive and a treasure trove of medieval art. by bethany
bethany
bethany In 1900 Cave Library at Dunhuang was discovered after over 1,000 years of being hidden revealing tens of thousands of manuscripts, the world's earliest dated printed book and hundreds of fine paintings on silk. This is the world's earliest and largest paper archive and a treasure trove of medieval art.
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Chauvet Cave in southern France where the world's oldest cave paintings, hundreds in number, were discovered in 1994. (Cave of Forgotten Dreams by Werner Herzog) by jayne
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jayne Chauvet Cave in southern France where the world's oldest cave paintings, hundreds in number, were discovered in 1994. (Cave of Forgotten Dreams by Werner Herzog)
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World's oldest map: Spanish cave has landscape from 14,000 years ago. A stone tablet found in a cave in Abauntz in the Navarra region of northern Spain is believed to contain the earliest known representation of a landscape. Archaeologists have discovered what they believe is man's earliest map, dating from almost 14,000 years ago. by Sofia.Art
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Sofia.Art World's oldest map: Spanish cave has landscape from 14,000 years ago. A stone tablet found in a cave in Abauntz in the Navarra region of northern Spain is believed to contain the earliest known representation of a landscape. Archaeologists have discovered what they believe is man's earliest map, dating from almost 14,000 years ago.
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World's largest Quartz crystal cluster on display in Crystal Gallery, Swakopmund, Namibia. This is the world's largest quartz cluster, discovered in 1985 at the bottom of a 45 meter deep cave in the Otjua mine near Karibib in Namibia. It weighs 14,100 kg and took three years to excavate and remove. by diane.smith
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diane.smith World's largest Quartz crystal cluster on display in Crystal Gallery, Swakopmund, Namibia. This is the world's largest quartz cluster, discovered in 1985 at the bottom of a 45 meter deep cave in the Otjua mine near Karibib in Namibia. It weighs 14,100 kg and took three years to excavate and remove.
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Bestiary - Images from Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts - The Morgan Library… by annie
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annie Bestiary - Images from Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts - The Morgan Library…
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The world's largest Wizard of Oz Festival takes place in Indiana Dunes Country and has hundreds of vendors and thousands of visitors from all over the world traveling to Chesterton for an Oz fantasy packed weekend. by nanette
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nanette The world's largest Wizard of Oz Festival takes place in Indiana Dunes Country and has hundreds of vendors and thousands of visitors from all over the world traveling to Chesterton for an Oz fantasy packed weekend.
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Library hidden in a cave... a unique repository of ancient manuscripts known as The Library Cave. A hidden cache of 50,000 books and rolls dating from c. 500 to 1002 that were deemed heretical and hidden in the cave in the early 11th century. by lula
lula
lula Library hidden in a cave... a unique repository of ancient manuscripts known as The Library Cave. A hidden cache of 50,000 books and rolls dating from c. 500 to 1002 that were deemed heretical and hidden in the cave in the early 11th century.
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Worksheets: Rocket Rounding: Tens, Hundreds, Thousands by Laura Denney Williams
Laura Denney Williams
Laura Denney Williams Worksheets: Rocket Rounding: Tens, Hundreds, Thousands
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Book of Hours, MS M.454 fol. 147v - Images from Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts - The Morgan Library & Museum by annie
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annie Book of Hours, MS M.454 fol. 147v - Images from Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts - The Morgan Library & Museum
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Book of Hours, MS S.7 fol. 119r - Images from Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts - The Morgan Library & Museum by annie
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annie Book of Hours, MS S.7 fol. 119r - Images from Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts - The Morgan Library & Museum
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Book of Hours, MS M.190 fol. 47r - Images from Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts - The Morgan Library & Museum by annie
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annie Book of Hours, MS M.190 fol. 47r - Images from Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts - The Morgan Library & Museum
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Book of Hours, MS M.632 fol. 69r - Images from Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts - The Morgan Library & Museum by annie
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annie Book of Hours, MS M.632 fol. 69r - Images from Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts - The Morgan Library & Museum
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Book of Hours, MS M.632 fol. 8r - Images from Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts - The Morgan Library & Museum by annie
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annie Book of Hours, MS M.632 fol. 8r - Images from Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts - The Morgan Library & Museum
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Book of Hours, MS M.632 fol. 3r - Images from Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts - The Morgan Library & Museum by annie
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annie Book of Hours, MS M.632 fol. 3r - Images from Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts - The Morgan Library & Museum
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Book of Hours, MS M.131 fol. 3r - Images from Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts - The Morgan Library & Museum by annie
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annie Book of Hours, MS M.131 fol. 3r - Images from Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts - The Morgan Library & Museum
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Book of Hours, MS M.632 fol. 7r - Images from Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts - The Morgan Library & Museum by annie
annie
annie Book of Hours, MS M.632 fol. 7r - Images from Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts - The Morgan Library & Museum
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Book of Hours, MS M.632 fol. 9r - Images from Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts - The Morgan Library & Museum by annie
annie
annie Book of Hours, MS M.632 fol. 9r - Images from Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts - The Morgan Library & Museum
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Book of Hours, MS M.1078 fol. 127v - Images from Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts - The Morgan Library & Museum by annie
annie
annie Book of Hours, MS M.1078 fol. 127v - Images from Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts - The Morgan Library & Museum
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Book of Hours, MS M.276 fol. 35r - Images from Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts - The Morgan Library & Museum by annie
annie
annie Book of Hours, MS M.276 fol. 35r - Images from Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts - The Morgan Library & Museum
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Rush's Dwellings, c. 1900  From the Association for Preservation Technology (APT) - Building Technology Heritage Library, an online archive of period architectural trade catalogs. It contains hundreds of old house plan catalogs. Select your era and flip through the pages. by hollie
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hollie Rush's Dwellings, c. 1900 From the Association for Preservation Technology (APT) - Building Technology Heritage Library, an online archive of period architectural trade catalogs. It contains hundreds of old house plan catalogs. Select your era and flip through the pages.
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Book of Hours, MS H.7 fol. 71r - Images from Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts - The Morgan Library & Museum by annie
annie
annie Book of Hours, MS H.7 fol. 71r - Images from Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts - The Morgan Library & Museum
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Book of Hours, MS M.1093 fol. 139r - Images from Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts - The Morgan Library & Museum by annie
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annie Book of Hours, MS M.1093 fol. 139r - Images from Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts - The Morgan Library & Museum
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Better yet - here is a site with tens of thousands of coloring pages, including famous paintings. by nettie
nettie
nettie Better yet - here is a site with tens of thousands of coloring pages, including famous paintings.
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Bestiary, MS M.459 fol. 5v - Images from Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts - The Morgan Library & Museum by annie
annie
annie Bestiary, MS M.459 fol. 5v - Images from Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts - The Morgan Library & Museum
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Bible, MS M.969 fol. 237v - Images from Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts - The Morgan Library & Museum by annie
annie
annie Bible, MS M.969 fol. 237v - Images from Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts - The Morgan Library & Museum
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Apocalypse, MS M.133 fol. 3v - Images from Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts - The Morgan Library & Museum by annie
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annie Apocalypse, MS M.133 fol. 3v - Images from Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts - The Morgan Library & Museum
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Bible, MS M.969 fol. 415r - Images from Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts - The Morgan Library & Museum by annie
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annie Bible, MS M.969 fol. 415r - Images from Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts - The Morgan Library & Museum
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Literary, MS G.23 fol. 9v - Images from Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts - The Morgan Library & Museum by annie
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annie Literary, MS G.23 fol. 9v - Images from Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts - The Morgan Library & Museum
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Cave of Crystals [Mexico]: world's largest known national crystals. by tarra.dorney
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tarra.dorney Cave of Crystals [Mexico]: world's largest known national crystals.
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Bestiary, MS M.459 fol. 18r - Images from Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts - The Morgan Library & Museum by annie
annie
annie Bestiary, MS M.459 fol. 18r - Images from Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts - The Morgan Library & Museum
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