The Virgin Appearing to St. Sergius of Radonezh  12 x 10.5 in    31 x 25.5 cm Egg Tempera on Wood, Silver Oklad set with Gemstones and Pearls Second half of the 16th century Historical Museum - Moscow In this ikon we see, at the top and surrounded by a half circle of silver... All of the saints have silver filagree halos encrusted with pearls and jewels.

The Virgin Appearing to St. Sergius of Radonezh 12 x 10.5 in 31 x 25.5 cm Egg Tempera on Wood, Silver Oklad set with Gemstones and Pearls Second half of the 16th century Historical Museum - Moscow In this ikon we see, at the top and surrounded by a half circle of silver... All of the saints have silver filagree halos encrusted with pearls and jewels.

Reliquary Cross Date: 13th century Culture: Byzantine or Russian Medium: Silver with traces of gilding, niello, granulated hinge, and a pearl Dimensions: Overall: 5 1/2 x 4 x 11/16 in. (14 x 10.2 x 1.7 cm)

Reliquary Cross Date: 13th century Culture: Byzantine or Russian Medium: Silver with traces of gilding, niello, granulated hinge, and a pearl Dimensions: Overall: 5 1/2 x 4 x 11/16 in. (14 x 10.2 x 1.7 cm)

Virgin Mary "lactans"    Virgin Lactans, showing Mary breastfeeding Jesus. Painted in 1784.  Byzantine Museum, Thessaloniki, Greece.

Virgin Mary "lactans" Virgin Lactans, showing Mary breastfeeding Jesus. Painted in 1784. Byzantine Museum, Thessaloniki, Greece.

Lippo Memmi. Madonna and Child with Saints and Angels (43.98.6) | Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Lippo Memmi. Madonna and Child with Saints and Angels (43.98.6) | Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Reverse of Reliquary Bust of Saint Balbina, ca. 1520–30. Made in possibly Brussels, Belgium  South Netherlandish  Painted and gilded oak

Reverse of Reliquary Bust of Saint Balbina, ca. 1520–30. Made in possibly Brussels, Belgium South Netherlandish Painted and gilded oak

Album of Tournaments and Parades in Nuremberg, late 16th–mid-17th century. German, Nuremberg. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Rogers Fund, 1922 (22.229) #horses

Album of Tournaments and Parades in Nuremberg, late 16th–mid-17th century. German, Nuremberg. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Rogers Fund, 1922 (22.229) #horses

Double-Sided Pendant Icon with the Virgin and Christ Pantokrator Date: ca. 1100 Geography: Made in, Constantinople Culture: Byzantine Medium: Gold, cloisonné enamel Dimensions: Overall: 1 5/16 x 15/16 x 1/16in. (3.3 x 2.4 x 0.2cm) Thickness: 1/16 x 1 5/16in. (0.2 x 3.3cm) Accession Number: 1994.403 The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Double-Sided Pendant Icon with the Virgin and Christ Pantokrator Date: ca. 1100 Geography: Made in, Constantinople Culture: Byzantine Medium: Gold, cloisonné enamel Dimensions: Overall: 1 5/16 x 15/16 x 1/16in. (3.3 x 2.4 x 0.2cm) Thickness: 1/16 x 1 5/16in. (0.2 x 3.3cm) Accession Number: 1994.403 The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Vase, Drug, with Cover  Date: dated 1579 Culture: Italian (Castel Durante) Medium: Maiolica (tin-enameled earthenware)

Vase, Drug, with Cover Date: dated 1579 Culture: Italian (Castel Durante) Medium: Maiolica (tin-enameled earthenware)

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