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Tile with Women Playing a Board Game

Tile with Women Playing a Board Game

Jin dynasty (1115–1234)

Board game from BL Stowe 17, f. 141

Board game from BL Stowe 17, f. 141

Marginal miniature of two men playing a board game, perhaps chess. Image taken from f. 141 of Book of Hours, Use of Maastricht ('The Maastricht Hours'). Written in Latin, with a calendar and final prayers in French.

Adoration of the Magi from BL Burn 18, upper board

Adoration of the Magi from BL Burn 18, upper board

Plaquette of the Adoration of the Magi. Image taken from upper board of Four Gospels and Hebrews 12:17-13:25, imperfect (see notes), adapted for liturgical use. Written in Greek.

Game Board
Plate 1: soldiers waiting to board a ship, from 'Various Embarkations' (Divers embarquements)

Plate 1: soldiers waiting to board a ship, from 'Various Embarkations'...

Stefano della Bella (Italian, Florence 1610–1664 Florence)

A view of the City of Quebec, the capital of Canada, taken partly from Pointe des Peres, and partly on board the vanguard man of war, by Captain Hervey Smyth Vue de la ville de Québec, capitale du Canada, prise en partie de la Ponte des Peres, et en partie àbord de l'avantgarde vaisseau de guerre, par le Cape. Hervey Smyth / / P. Benazech sculp.

A view of the City of Quebec, the capital of Canada, taken partly from...

Print shows warships on the Saint Lawrence River with the city of Québec in the background. Title from item. Printed for John Bowles at No. 13 in Cornhill, Robert Sayer at No. 53 in Fleet Street, Thos. Jefferys... more

An advertisement having appeared, signed Andrew Marschalk, accusing me the subscriber, of having come to his father's house, and telling him" that if he voted against Mr. Scott, the Board of Commerce, would give him the inspecting of all the flo

An advertisement having appeared, signed Andrew Marschalk, accusing me...

Evans 11458.; On verso: S; Jan 24, 1769. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 103, Folder 20a.

By the Honorable Jonathan Trumbull, Esq; Governor of the English Colony of Connecticut, in New-England, in America; a proclamation ... strictly prohibit and forbid the transporting or shipping on board any vessel for transportation out of this C

By the Honorable Jonathan Trumbull, Esq; Governor of the English Colon...

Positive broadside.; Not in Evans.; Imprint 3.; Proclamation. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection... more

By the Honorable Jonathan Trumbull, Esq; Governor of the English Colony of Connecticut, in New-England, in America. A proclamation ... strictly prohibit and forbid the transporting, or shipping on board any vessel for transportation out of this

By the Honorable Jonathan Trumbull, Esq; Governor of the English Colon...

Positive Photostat.; Not in Evans.; Imprint 2.; Proclamation 1. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collecti... more

New-York Sept. 15, 1773. To the corporation. Gentlemen. The alacrity with which you began, and the indefatigable perfeverance of your body, to amove Alderman Blagg, one of the most respectable of your board, from the office of Alderman and Justi

New-York Sept. 15, 1773. To the corporation. Gentlemen. The alacrity w...

Imprint 2; Blagg, Alderman.; On verso: S; Sept 15, 1773. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Po... more

Boston, December 2, 1773. Whereas it has been reported that a permit will be given by the custom-house for landing the tea now on board a vessel laying in this harbour, commanded by Capt. Hall: this is to remind the publick, that it was solemnly

Boston, December 2, 1773. Whereas it has been reported that a permit w...

Stamped on verso: Mss Division.; On verso: Ac. 373. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. 5 duplicate copies Printed Ephemera C... more

Committee-Chamber, July 19, 1774. Proceedings of the Committee of correspondence. The resolves proposed by the Board to the inhabitants of this City, having been published and dispersed through the town several days previous to this meeting ...

Committee-Chamber, July 19, 1774. Proceedings of the Committee of corr...

Evans 13479.; On verso: S; July 19, 1774. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 106, Folder 20a.

In Provincial congress. New York, June 7, 1775. Resolved, that whensoever doubts shall arise, which respect to the recommendations, or resolutions of the Continental Congress ... It is the duty of such persons, to apply to this board for an expl

In Provincial congress. New York, June 7, 1775. Resolved, that whensoe...

Imprint 3.; On verso: S; June 7, 1775. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 108, Folder 27.

Whereas we the subscribers have broke the association of the late Continental Congress, by unloading a part of the cargo from oh board the Ship Beulah; we do declare that we are sorry for the offence we have the publick there-by, and that we wil

Whereas we the subscribers have broke the association of the late Cont...

Imprint 2. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 108, Folder 28.

A map of the middle British colonies in North America. First published by Lewis Evans, of Philadelphia, in 1755; and since corrected and improved, as also extended, with the addition of New England, and bordering parts of Canada; from actual surveys now lying at the Board of Trade.

A map of the middle British colonies in North America. First published...

Scale ca. 1:2,350,000. Hand colored. Prime meridian: London and Philadelphia. Relief shown pictorially. Includes text, list of townships, distance charts, and inset "A sketch of the remaining part of Ohio R. &c... more

To the inhabitants of New-York. My Fellow-Citizens. This City becomes more and more of the scoff and wonder of America! [Warning them of those who transmit intelligence to Governor Tryon on board the Dutchess of Gordon.] [Signed] The Sentinel. J

To the inhabitants of New-York. My Fellow-Citizens. This City becomes ...

On verso: S; Jan 17, 1776. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 109, Folder 5.

A plan of the east part of Long Island Sound from remarks made on board His Majesty's ship the Lark, A.D. 1777.

A plan of the east part of Long Island Sound from remarks made on boar...

Scale ca. 1:127,000. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. LC copy annotated: By Lieutt. Knatchbull, Recd. 31 Jany. 1778. Includes directions for navigatio... more

All loyal seamen or able-bodied landmen, desirous of serving his Majesty King George the Third, and willing to enter on board the Talley Philadelphia, fitted for the better defence of the City and Riber-Service only; now lying at the New-Ferry w

All loyal seamen or able-bodied landmen, desirous of serving his Majes...

Positive Photostat.; Evans 15815. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 145, Folder 2.

His Majesty's ship Liverpool, being hauled off from the wharf, it is expected and ordered, that every man absent from her, do immediately repair on board, or they will be apprehended at Defertes. Ten volunteer seamen wanted for the above ship He

His Majesty's ship Liverpool, being hauled off from the wharf, it is e...

Positive Photostat.; Evans 15829. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 145, Folder 17.

In Council. June 16, 1779. The Board proceeded to the consideration of the letters of Colonel Clarke, and other papers relating to Henry Hamilton, Esq ... Williamsburg: Printed by John Dixon and Thomas Nicolson [1779].

In Council. June 16, 1779. The Board proceeded to the consideration of...

Evans 16657.; Imprint 3. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 178, Folder 28.

In Council. Philadelphia, February 3d. 1779 ... This board having maturely considered the general tenor and course of the military command exercised by Major General Arnold, in this City and State; and divers transactions which have appeared to

In Council. Philadelphia, February 3d. 1779 ... This board having matu...

Positive Photostat.; Evans 16439. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 145, Folder 29.

James Innes, James Barron, and George Lyne, September 1780, War Board Memorandum on Virginia Troops; with table by Thomas Jefferson

James Innes, James Barron, and George Lyne, September 1780, War Board ...

War Board Memorandum on Virginia Troops; with table by Thomas Jefferson

Articles of the associated loyalist, under the Honourable Board of Directors. [New York? 1781?].

Articles of the associated loyalist, under the Honourable Board of Dir...

Positive Photostat.; Not in Evans. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 111, Folder 4.

Be it remembered, that Messrs. Samuel Fowler and Christopher Champlen of Newport, merchants [An insurance agreement to the sum of 800 pounds in merchandise on board the Brigantine Don Galvez, dated Boston January 29, 1784].

Be it remembered, that Messrs. Samuel Fowler and Christopher Champlen ...

Facsimile of a printed agreement filled in in manuscript.; Source unknown 9-18-43.; Stamped on verso: Source Unknown. Sep 18 1943. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsim... more

Lord Robert Manners mortally wounded, on board the Resolution, in the memorable engagement between Admiral Rodney & Count de Grasse, in the West Indies, the 12th of April 1782 / Metz delin. ; Grignion sculp.

Lord Robert Manners mortally wounded, on board the Resolution, in the ...

Print shows a group of sailors attending to Lord Robert Manners during battle between the British fleet and the French fleet in the West Indies. Title from item. Engraved for Raymond's history of England. Illus... more

Treasury Board to Wilhelm Willink, et al, December 5, 1787, United States Finances and Debt; with Extract of Letter

Treasury Board to Wilhelm Willink, et al, December 5, 1787, United Sta...

United States Finances and Debt; with Extract of Letter

United States Treasury Board, 1788, Statement on Loan from the Netherlands; Foreign Office Budget, 1788 to 1790

United States Treasury Board, 1788, Statement on Loan from the Netherl...

Statement on Loan from the Netherlands; Foreign Office Budget, 1788 to 1790

... Resolved by the Senate and House of representatives of the United States of America, in Congress assembled, That during the continuance of the present embargo, no registered vessel, having on board goods, wars or merchandize, shall be allowe

... Resolved by the Senate and House of representatives of the United ...

Evans 27880.; Caption title: At head of title: Third Congress of the United States: at the first session, begun and held at the City of Philadelphia, in the state of Pennsylvania, on Monday, the second of Decem... more

Pressing board

Pressing board

Tabata Sadahiko (Japanese, 19th century)

To the public. At a meeting of the share-holders of the Washington printing and bookselling company, the following gentlemen were appointed a board of directors ... This publication will be entitled The National magazine; or Cabinet of the Unite

To the public. At a meeting of the share-holders of the Washington pri...

Positive Photostat.; Prospectus. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 190, Folder 6.

Girls Getting on Board a Boat, from the illustrated book Flowers of the Four Seasons

Girls Getting on Board a Boat, from the illustrated book Flowers of th...

Kitagawa Utamaro (Japanese, 1753?–1806) Edo period (1615–1868)

The French Admiral on Board the Euryalus

The French Admiral on Board the Euryalus

Thomas Rowlandson (British, London 1757–1827 London)

The French Admiral on Board the Eryalus

The French Admiral on Board the Eryalus

Thomas Rowlandson (British, London 1757–1827 London)

map from "A narrative of the campaign which preceded the Convention of Cintra ... to which is annexed the report from the Board of Enquiry to the King. Copied from "The Proceedings on the Enquiry by John Joseph Stockdale." Illustrated with military plans"

map from "A narrative of the campaign which preceded the Convention of...

This image has been taken from scan 000019 from "A narrative of the campaign which preceded the Convention of Cintra ... to which is annexed the report from the Board of Enquiry to the King. Copied from "The Pr... more

map from "A narrative of the campaign which preceded the Convention of Cintra ... to which is annexed the report from the Board of Enquiry to the King. Copied from "The Proceedings on the Enquiry by John Joseph Stockdale." Illustrated with military plans"

map from "A narrative of the campaign which preceded the Convention of...

This image has been taken from scan 000021 from "A narrative of the campaign which preceded the Convention of Cintra ... to which is annexed the report from the Board of Enquiry to the King. Copied from "The Pr... more

map from "A narrative of the campaign which preceded the Convention of Cintra ... to which is annexed the report from the Board of Enquiry to the King. Copied from "The Proceedings on the Enquiry by John Joseph Stockdale." Illustrated with military plans"

map from "A narrative of the campaign which preceded the Convention of...

This image has been taken from scan 000013 from "A narrative of the campaign which preceded the Convention of Cintra ... to which is annexed the report from the Board of Enquiry to the King. Copied from "The Pr... more

map from "A narrative of the campaign which preceded the Convention of Cintra ... to which is annexed the report from the Board of Enquiry to the King. Copied from "The Proceedings on the Enquiry by John Joseph Stockdale." Illustrated with military plans"

map from "A narrative of the campaign which preceded the Convention of...

This image has been taken from scan 000017 from "A narrative of the campaign which preceded the Convention of Cintra ... to which is annexed the report from the Board of Enquiry to the King. Copied from "The Pr... more

map from "A narrative of the campaign which preceded the Convention of Cintra ... to which is annexed the report from the Board of Enquiry to the King. Copied from "The Proceedings on the Enquiry by John Joseph Stockdale." Illustrated with military plans"

map from "A narrative of the campaign which preceded the Convention of...

This image has been taken from scan 000015 from "A narrative of the campaign which preceded the Convention of Cintra ... to which is annexed the report from the Board of Enquiry to the King. Copied from "The Pr... more

The dimensions of the Testudo Coriacea, or Leather Tortoise, caught by Samuel Coon, one of the branch pilots of New-York on board the Young Pilot, by way of Sandy-Hook, on the 27th Sept. 1811, and purchased by John Scudder, proprietor of the Ame

The dimensions of the Testudo Coriacea, or Leather Tortoise, caught by...

2101 E 27.; 29 May 46.; Rec. 6-21-46.; $4.00.; On verso: 2101E27 29 My 46. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephem... more

Cash in hand, occassioned by the capture of the British Packet Swallow. by Commodore Rodgers, with 260,000 dollars, in gold and silver on board. Boston printed by Nathaniel Coverly, Jun. Corner Theatre-Alley [1813].

Cash in hand, occassioned by the capture of the British Packet Swallow...

Positive Photostat.; War of 1812 ballad.; Verse. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 5... more

Stove Board

Stove Board

Made in New Lebanon, New York, United States