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Design for a Mirror with the Sigil of Three Mountains (Family Crest of the Monti?)

Anonymous, Italian, 16th century (Italian, active Central Italy, ca. 1550–1580)

Shelf for Cosmetic Boxes (Kurodana) with Wild Grapevine and Family Crest

This piece of four-shelved decorative furniture was part of a high-ranking bride’s trousseau. Typically, the trousseau included three shelves that were used to display lacquer boxes of various purpose. The kuro... more

Helmet with Feather Crest (清 羽飾頭盔)

The quality of the pierced and gilt ironwork of the helmet, the four-claw dragons embroidered on its cheek and neck guards, and the exotic materials of the crest indicate that these items were intended for a mi... more

Helmeted Head wtih Bird's Head Crest

Wenceslaus Hollar (Bohemian, Prague 1607–1677 London)

Kimono Rack (Ikō) with Scrolling Foliage and Tokugawa Family Crest

As numerous extant examples demonstrate, in the Momoyama (1573–1615) and early Edo periods artisans from various painting schools depicted on folding screens an array of sumptuously patterned garments, includin... more

Cosmetic Box (mayudzukuri-bako) with Pine, Bamboo, Plum, and Tokugawa Family Crest on Wood-Grain Ground

This two-tiered cosmetics box would have contained an inner tray with several smaller boxes—now missing—for items such as facial powder, combs, and mirrors. The lid's structure, typical of those found on eyebro... more

Design for an Ornamental Crest for Silver Plate

Formerly attributed to William Hogarth (British, London 1697–1764 London)

Actor Nakamura Senya as Tokonatsu in the Kabuki Play, "The Legacy of the Three-Comma Family Crest Revealed" (Mitsutomoe Katoku Binaki)

A successor of Kiyonobu, Kiyomasu carried on the Torii tradition of theatrical print production. In this announcement for a play, the actor Nakamura Senya portrays a woman walking under an open umbrella who has... more

Plate with crest of Landsberg-Vehlen

Johann Peter Müller (ca. 1693–1761, master 1727)

Moveable rotating calendar mounted on elaborate wave-base with rabbit crest

This picture calendar (egoyomi) depicts a storyteller explaining a kontenki渾天儀, a type of armillary sphere or astrolabe, which usually would have consisted of a spherical framework of rings showing celestial bo... more

Hogarth's Crest

Engraved by Inigo Barlow (British, active ca. 1790)

crest from "Miscellaneous Essays on Topography, Ethnology, Language, ... contributed to the Ulster Journal of Archæology. [With maps.] MS. letter by the author"

This image has been taken from scan 000002 from "Miscellaneous Essays on Topography, Ethnology, Language, ... contributed to the Ulster Journal of Archæology. [With maps.] MS. letter by the author". The title a... more

Crest Helmet

Canada, British Columbia

waterfall from "The Crest of the Continent: a record of a summer's ramble in the Rocky Mountains and beyond"

This image has been taken from scan 000043 from "The Crest of the Continent: a record of a summer's ramble in the Rocky Mountains and beyond". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from ... more

Buttes from "The Crest of the Continent: a record of a summer's ramble in the Rocky Mountains and beyond"

This image has been taken from scan 000286 from "The Crest of the Continent: a record of a summer's ramble in the Rocky Mountains and beyond". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from ... more

Colorado from "The Crest of the Continent: a record of a summer's ramble in the Rocky Mountains and beyond"

This image has been taken from scan 000065 from "The Crest of the Continent: a record of a summer's ramble in the Rocky Mountains and beyond". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from ... more

Twin Lakes from "The Crest of the Continent: a record of a summer's ramble in the Rocky Mountains and beyond"

This image has been taken from scan 000211 from "The Crest of the Continent: a record of a summer's ramble in the Rocky Mountains and beyond". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from ... more

Silverton Mountain from "The Crest of the Continent: a record of a summer's ramble in the Rocky Mountains and beyond"

This image has been taken from scan 000174 from "The Crest of the Continent: a record of a summer's ramble in the Rocky Mountains and beyond". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from ... more

Phantom Curve from "The Crest of the Continent: a record of a summer's ramble in the Rocky Mountains and beyond"

This image has been taken from scan 000124 from "The Crest of the Continent: a record of a summer's ramble in the Rocky Mountains and beyond". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from ... more

Chaffee County from "The Crest of the Continent: a record of a summer's ramble in the Rocky Mountains and beyond"

This image has been taken from scan 000206 from "The Crest of the Continent: a record of a summer's ramble in the Rocky Mountains and beyond". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from ... more

Bernard. Paul, Auguste. 32 ans, né à Crest (Drôme). Employé. Excitation au meurtre, anarchiste. 11/2/94.

Born into a distinguished family of scientists and statisticians, Bertillon began his career as a clerk in the Identification Bureau of the Paris Prefecture of Police in 1879. Tasked with maintaining reliable p... more

Bernard. Paul, Auguste. 32 ans, né à Crest (Drôme). Employé. Excitation au meurtre, anarchiste. 11/2/94.

Born into a distinguished family of scientists and statisticians, Bertillon began his career as a clerk in the Identification Bureau of the Paris Prefecture of Police in 1879. Tasked with maintaining reliable p... more

Towel with the Family Crest of Ichikawa Danjūrō

Danjūrō's family crest of three nested squares is boldly cropped in half on this towel. Two characters in a gourd-shaped seal at the lower left can also be read as mimasu (three nested squares). This was probab... more

Curragh Camp Fire Brigade

Shiny and gleaming (new?) horse-drawn fire tender at the Curragh Camp, Co. Kildare. The men have FB, presumably for Fire Brigade, on their uniform collars and as an emblem on their gorgeously ornate helmets, an... more

Crest, Jacob - Age [Blank], Year: [Blank] - First Battalion, Confederate Infantry, A-K - Raised Directly by the Confederate Government

Carded Records Showing Military Service of Soldiers Who Fought in Confederate Organizations

Lyndhurst - a happy Christmas at "Woody Crest," December, 1905

Five boys in costumes, with toys, in front of Christmas tree, Lyndhurst school, Tarrytown, N.Y.

Imperial Presentation Vase with Maple Branches and Imperial Chrysanthemum Crest (one of a pair)

Outlined in gold wire at the front and back of these vases is the imperial crest (mon): a chrysanthemum with thirty-two petals. Items bearing the imperial crest were often presented as gifts to foreign dignitar... more

Armoured Car, Passage West, Cork

Thanks to everyone for helping with this photo that started life in our catalogue with very sketchy information! All we knew was that it was an armoured car in Cork, ca. 1922, and that the photo was taken by W.... more

Bowling along in their motor

We've seen this vehicle IM 181 at Leenane before ( http://www.flickr.com/photos/nlireland/6851004167/ ) , or at least its sister vehicle IM 180. It's supposed to be near Westport, Co. Mayo. Can any of you place... more

AS15-90-12194 - Apollo 15 - Apollo 15 Mission image - Panoramic view of Station 6A and the crest of Mt. Hadley Delta

The original database describes this as: Description: Panoramic view of Station 6A and the crest of Mt. Hadley Delta. Image was taken during the Second Extravehicular Activity (EVA 2) of the Apollo 15 mission.... more