Silver box in the shape of a book, made in Northern Europe in the mid 14th century
Counterpoint: The Polyphonic Vocal Style of the Sixteenth Century (Dover Books on Music)
Agents of Empire: Knights, Corsairs, Jesuits and Spies in the Sixteenth-Century Mediterranean World
Burghley House is a splendorously stately sixteenth century Elizabethan country house near the town of Stamford in Lincolnshire, England
Profile of a mid-nineteenth century woman, showing detail of the hair fashion of the day.
Discover bookshelf ideas on HOUSE - design, food and travel by House & Garden. The rich colour scheme of this library was determined by a Mannerist painting by the sixteenth century artist Francesco Morandini.
old houses I love
The Joy of Not Working: A Book for the Retired, Unemployed and Overworked- 21st Century Edition
Ottoman Empire jeweled and gold-inlaid steel ceremonial chichak, a type of helmet (migfer) originally worn in the 15th-16th century by cavalry of the Ottoman Empire, consisting of a rounded bowl with ear flaps, a peak with a sliding nose guard passing through the peak, and an extension in the back to protect the neck. Various other countries used their own versions of the chichak including Mughal India, and in Europe, mid sixteenth century, Topkapi Palace Museum, Istanbul Turkey.
A portrait of a woman from around the turn of the century. This photo may have been taken mid-sneeze.
British Library, Harley 2953, f 20 (Triumph of Death). Psalter. Germany (S., Augsburg?), 1st half of the 16th century
THE DEVIL INSIDE
The cake with quinces. Dutch recipe from the sixteenth century Extra recipe - Quince Jelly
The Improbable Conquest: Sixteenth-Century Letters from the Río de la Plata (Latin American Originals)
Amish Miracles BOXED SET Books 1-4: Amish Fiction Box Set - Leap of Faith, Sins of the Father, Day of the Hunter, A Fair Hearing (Amish Miracles Series)
Mid 20th century, Japan ~ A group of traditionally tattooed gamblers. Umezu (c), the chief of gambling, sits among them.