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The warrior Stela with Tartessian inscription “Abóboda I” from near Almdovar, Portugal, Early Iron Age (750-400 BC)

The warrior Stela with Tartessian inscription “Abóboda I” from near Almdovar, Portugal, Early Iron Age BC)

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Beatus of Liébana - Saint-Sever Codex facsimile edition. Description, high-res photos, availability, and prices of Beatus of Liébana - Saint-Sever Codex

"The Wedding of Siyavush and Farangis", Folio from the Shahnama (Book of Kings) of Shah Tahmasp  Abu'l Qasim Firdausi  (935–1020)    Artist:      Painting attributed to Qasim ibn 'Ali (active ca. 1525–60)

"The Wedding of Siyavush and Farangis", Folio from the Shahnama (Book of Kings) of Shah Tahmasp Abu'l Qasim Firdausi Artist: Painting attributed to Qasim ibn 'Ali (active ca.

MAPPA MUNDI di HIGDEN dell'Abbazia di Ramsey. Stamford (?), 1350 circa, manoscritto, inchiostro e colore su pergamena, 46 X 34 cm. Londra, The British Library, Royal MS. 14. C.IX, foll. 1v-2. (Barber 2001, p.74)

World map from the English chronicler and Benedictine monk Ranulf Higden, published in the late century.

<em>Epistolae et Evangelii et lectioni vulgari in lingua toscana</em>. Florence: Lorenzo Morgiani and Johannes Petri, for Piero Pacini, July 27, 1495. Page 1. Rosenwald Collection. Rare Book and Special Collections Division, Library of Congress (18)

Epistolae et Evangelii et lectioni vulgari in lingua toscana. Florence: Lorenzo Morgiani and Johannes Petri, for Piero Pacini, July Page 2 Rosenwald Collection Rare Book and Special Collections Division

"King Manuel of Portugal riding a sea creature off the southern tip of Africa, symbolizing Portugal's control of the seas, on Martin Waldseemüller's 'Carta Marina' of 1516 (Library of Congress)"

King Manuel of Portugal riding a sea creature off the southern tip of Africa, symbolizing Portugal's control of the seas, on Martin Waldseemüller's 'Carta Marina' of Appears in: Sea Monsters on Medieval and Renaissance Maps by Chet Van Duzer, 2013

Detail of AGLA(אגלא) monograph -- a notariqon (kabbalistic acronym) for Atah Gibor Le-olam Adonai,"You, O Lord, are mighty forever." It is said daily in the second blessing of the Amidah, the central Jewish prayer. Also seen as Athah gabor leolah, adonai, (אתה גבור לעולם אדני - Thou art powerful and eternal, Lord) Samuel Liddell MacGregor Mathers has suggested an arbitrary interpretation of AGLA (אגלא) as "A the one first, A the one last, G, the trinity in unity, L, the completion of the…

Detail showing AGLA monograph

Fig. 2.2 Liu Gang, a Chinese attorney, purchased this map from a Shanghai antique dealer in 2001. A description on the map says that it is a copy of an original 1418 Ming-dynasty map which the artist Mo Yi-tong copied in 1763. The map includes details from early Ming explorers, explorers from the preceding Yuan dynasty, and Muslim navigators. (www.marcopolovoyages.com)

Liu Gang, a Chinese attorney, purchased this map from a Shanghai antique dealer in A description on the map says that it is a copy of an original 1418 Ming-dynasty map which the artist Mo Yi-tong copied in

jimtheviking: “hannibalkanibalas: “ hedendom: “   Galdrakver (‘Little Book Of Magic’) The ‘Little Book Of Magic’ is a seventeenth-century Icelandic manuscript, written on animal skin and containing...

hedendom: “ Galdrakver (‘Little Book Of Magic’) The ‘Little Book Of Magic’ is a seventeenth-century Icelandic manuscript, written on animal skin and containing magical staves, sigils, prayers, charms.

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