Map of Constantinople (1422) by Florentine cartographer Cristoforo Buondelmonte

Constantinople

Map of Constantinople (modern Istanbul), designed in 1422 by Florentine cartographer Cristoforo Buondelmonti; the oldest surviving map of the city, and the only surviving map which predates the Turkish conquest of Constantinople in

Pendant in the form of an amphora LAPIS LAZULI GREEK,330-300 BC

Pendant in the form of an amphora. Greek, Early Hellenistic Period, B. Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

Tournament Shield (Targe) Date: about 1450 Culture: German Medium: Wood, leather, linen, gesso, polychromy, silver Dimensions: H. 22 in. (55.88 cm) W. 16 in. (40.64 cm) Classification: Shields Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. Florence Blumenthal, 1925 Accession Number: 25.26.1

German Tournament Shield (Targe) -- Circa 1450 -- Wood, leather, linen, gesso, polychromy silver -- Metropolitan Museum of Art

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pope john paul ii- lol such a breath of fresh air! Such an inspiration to love and be happy as we are should resemble God's goodness- Love you Blessed

Her Imperial Highness Grand Duchess Olga Nikolaevna. Daughter of Nicholas II & Alexandra. Lived 1895-1918. Murdered by the Bolsheviks.

Her Imperial Highness Grand Duchess Olga Nikolaevna. Daughter of Nicholas II & Alexandra. Lived Murdered by the Bolsheviks. Such a beautiful young lady, along with her beautiful family, murdered.

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