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Ierusalem, cum suburbiis, prout tempore Christi floruit, accurate notatis omnibus insignibus et praecipuè iis locis... /

Ierusalem, cum suburbiis, prout tempore Christi floruit, accurate nota...

Relief shown pictorially. German. Titles in Latin and German. Shows Jerusalem during the time of Christ. Includes descriptive text in German. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Sublime and beautiful reflections on the French revolution, or the man in the moon at large

Sublime and beautiful reflections on the French revolution, or the man...

Print shows Edmund Burke sitting at a desk on a crescent moon, holding a quill pen, an open "pamphlet" and an inkwell are on the desk, broken chains hang from his wrists; a scene on the front of the desk, label... more

The OP spectacles / Cruikshank del.

The OP spectacles / Cruikshank del.

Satire showing head of Clifford with two circles representing huge spectacles, "Old house old prices & no private boxes" and "Old house old prices & no pigeon holes," over his eyes. Each circle contains a symme... more

Shrine of the Annunciation Nazareth April 20th 1839 / David Roberts, R.A.

Shrine of the Annunciation Nazareth April 20th 1839 / David Roberts, R...

Illus. in: The Holy Land, Syria, Idumea, Arabia, Egypt and Nubia / from drawings made on the spot by David Roberts ... ; lithographed by Louis Haghe. London : F.G. Moon, 1842-1845, v. 1, pts. 5-6, p. 1. Surroga... more

[Masonic chart]

[Masonic chart]

This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Humphreys.

Innere Ansicht der katholischen Hof-Kirche zu Dresden

Innere Ansicht der katholischen Hof-Kirche zu Dresden

Sr. Königlichen Hoheit dem Prinzen Johann, Herzog zu Sachsen &c: &c in tiefster Ehrfurcht gewidmet von Philipp Weidner

Footbridges and Elaborate Commercial Building, S. China

Footbridges and Elaborate Commercial Building, S. China

Attributed to Felice A. Beato (Italy, 1825-1908) Italy, 1860 Photographs Albumen silver print. Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Philip Feldman (M.83.302.54)

Dude sweet music, superb costumes.

Dude sweet music, superb costumes.

Harry Montague's Comedy Company. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

[Holstengate, Lubeck, Germany]

[Holstengate, Lubeck, Germany]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., catalogue J foreign section. Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Photographic Company, 1905. Print no. "1879". Forms part of: Views of Germany in the Photochrom print collection.

[Da Mulla Palace, Venice, Italy]

[Da Mulla Palace, Venice, Italy]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., Catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905. Print no. "6997". More information about the Photochrom Print Collection is available at ht... more

Britons! Your country needs you / Printed by Saunders & Cullingham, 2 & 3 Burgon Street, Carter Lane, London, E.C.

Britons! Your country needs you / Printed by Saunders & Cullingham, 2 ...

Poster showing map of British Isles behind text. Poster no. 23. Wt. 8936. 50M. 1632/12/14. Title from item.

Zeichnet 7. Kriegsanleihe / Alfred Offner.

Zeichnet 7. Kriegsanleihe / Alfred Offner.

Poster shows soldiers and their weapons behind a barricade of Austrian coins. Text: Subscribe to the 7th War Loan, Vienna Commercial Bank. Title from item.

Queen Hope on throne at coronation

Queen Hope on throne at coronation

Title from item. Date from information on related slide: LC-KAN 0124. Slide used for the presentation: "A Tour of the Lost Kingdom: Sikkim" by Dr. Alice S. Kandell and Hope Cooke, Library of Congress, March 13... more

[King Palden Thondup Namgyal accepting scarves, including one scarf from Alice Kandell, at his coronation, Gangtok, Sikkim]

[King Palden Thondup Namgyal accepting scarves, including one scarf fr...

Title devised by Library staff. Slide used for the presentation: "A Tour of the Lost Kingdom: Sikkim" by Dr. Alice S. Kandell and Hope Cooke, Library of Congress, March 13, 2010. Webcast available at: http://... more

Coronation 1965, Queen accepts traditional white scarf

Coronation 1965, Queen accepts traditional white scarf

Title from item. Slide used for the presentation: "A Tour of the Lost Kingdom: Sikkim" by Dr. Alice S. Kandell and Hope Cooke, Library of Congress, March 13, 2010. Webcast available at: http://www.loc.gov/tod... more

Photographs of President Richard Nixon Greeting the Apollo 11 Astronauts on the USS Hornet

Photographs of President Richard Nixon Greeting the Apollo 11 Astronau...

Original caption: NASA/APOLLO. ABOARD THE USS HORNET - President Richard M. Nixon appears to be holding the Presidential Seal which is attached to the door of the Mobile Quarantine Facility during his greeting... more

Princess Hope & Queen Hope in the palace, Sikkim

Princess Hope & Queen Hope in the palace, Sikkim

Date from information on related slide: LC-KAN05-0072. Title from item. Forms part of: Dr. Alice S. Kandell Collection of Sikkim Photographs (Library of Congress). Also represented in LOT 14034-2, pg. no. 027 ... more

[Palden Thondup Namgyal, King of Sikkim, and Hope Cooke, Queen of Sikkim, in brocaded dress, walking to the Tsuklakhang Main Temple (Palace Temple) during the King's birthday celebration, Gangtok, Sikkim]

[Palden Thondup Namgyal, King of Sikkim, and Hope Cooke, Queen of Sikk...

Title devised by Library staff. Date from information for related slide: LC-KAN05-69. Slide used for the presentation: "A Tour of the Lost Kingdom: Sikkim" by Dr. Alice S. Kandell and Hope Cooke, Library of Co... more

[Hope Cooke, Queen of Sikkim, seated, three-quarter length portrait, facing left]

[Hope Cooke, Queen of Sikkim, seated, three-quarter length portrait, f...

Title devised by Library staff. Date from related slide: LC-KAN05-072. Slide used for the presentation: "A Tour of the Lost Kingdom: Sikkim" by Dr. Alice S. Kandell and Hope Cooke, Library of Congress, March 1... more

Members of the German military carry lit torches in honor of General (GEN) Charles L. Donnelly Jr., departing commander in chief, US Air Force Europe, and Allied Air Forces Central Europe. The Soldiers are participating in the"Grand Tatoo,"one of the West Germany military's highest honors

Members of the German military carry lit torches in honor of General (...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: NOMAD THRUST Base: Ramstein Air Base Country: West Germany (FRG) Scene Camera Operator: MSGT Patrick Nugent Release Status: ... more

Joseph Curry, Deputy CHIEF, New York Fire Department, barks orders to rescue teams as firefighters and rescue teams search for survivors through the rubble and debris of the World Trade Centers in New York City in the area known as Ground Zero, after the 9/11 terrorists attacks

Joseph Curry, Deputy CHIEF, New York Fire Department, barks orders to ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: New York State: New York (NY) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: JO1 Preston Keres, USN Release Status: Released to ... more

Pops Route 66 Restaurant and gift shop, Arcadia, Oklahoma

Pops Route 66 Restaurant and gift shop, Arcadia, Oklahoma

Title, date, and subjects provided by the photographer. Credit line: Carol M. Highsmith's America, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Gift and purchase; Carol M. Highsmith; 2009; (DLC/PP-2010... more

Sculpture "Eagle; Justice Above All Else" at Jacob K. Javitz Federal Building, New York, New York

Sculpture "Eagle; Justice Above All Else" at Jacob K. Javitz Federal B...

Artist: Theodore Roszak, 1970. Bronze. Photographed as part of an assignment for the General Services Administration. Title information, date, and subject note provided by the photographer. Credit line: Photogr... more

Visit of First Lady Michelle Obama to HUD headquarters

Visit of First Lady Michelle Obama to HUD headquarters

Photographer: Rick Vargas, David Valdez--HUD Photo Creation Date: 2/4/2009 Visit of First Lady Michelle Obama to HUD headquarters

Washington, D. C. , May 29, 2009 -- President Obama at FEMA headquarters at a meeting of the Homeland Security Council, with him at the head of the table is the President of the Council, John O. Brennen.  June 1 marks the beginning of hurricane season and Mr. Obama was briefed by Federal Agencies and Departments that respond to Hurricanes.  FEMA/Bill Koplitz

Washington, D. C. , May 29, 2009 -- President Obama at FEMA headquarte...

The original database describes this as: Title: President Obama visits FEMA headquarters Production Date: 05/29/2009 Caption: Washington, D. C. , May 29, 2009 -- President Obama at FEMA headquarters at a mee... more

Mardi Gras Parade, New Orleans, Louisiana

Mardi Gras Parade, New Orleans, Louisiana

Title, date, and subjects provided by the photographer. Mardi Gras is organized by Carnival krewes. Krewe float riders toss throws to the crowds; the most common are strings of plastic colorful beads, doubloons... more

Memorial Church on the Stanford University campus in Palo Alto, California

Memorial Church on the Stanford University campus in Palo Alto, Califo...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Jon B. Lovelace Collection of California Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America Project, Library of Congress, Pr... more

Office of the Administrator - Agency Headquarters Renaming Ceremony - ceremony to mark the renaming of the Environmental Protection Agency Headquarters in honor of President Bill Clinton [412-APD-1126-2013-07-17_WmJClintonRename_094.jpg]

Office of the Administrator - Agency Headquarters Renaming Ceremony - ...

Office of the Administrator - Agency Headquarters Renaming Ceremony

Alchemist
[Central Dome, Paris Exposition, 1889]

[Central Dome, Paris Exposition, 1889]

Originals in PR12, LOT 6634.

Glass perfume bottle with opaque white trail

Glass perfume bottle with opaque white trail

Translucent cobalt blue; trail in opaque white.Outsplayed, rounded rim; short neck, joining imperceptibly with ovoid body, drawn out into a rounded, solid point.A single unmarvered trail applied at bottom and w... more

Glass jug

Glass jug

Translucent blue green; handle in same color.Irregular rim, folded out, round, and in, with a partial beveled outer lip; cylindrical neck; squat bulbous body; solid low base ring; undulating bottom with central... more

Marble torso of a boy

Marble torso of a boy

Copy of a Greek bronze statue of the late 5th century B.C.The torso belonged to a statue of a boy leaning on a pillar at his left side, his head bent pensively toward his raised shoulder. The delicacy of the fo... more

Bowl
Lid with Seated Male Figure

Lid with Seated Male Figure

Such vessels were important to the Buddhist community at Gandhara, as pouring water marked ritual actions. Given its early date, this vessel was likely used in conjuction with the veneration of relics that were... more

Bronze batillum (incense shovel)

Bronze batillum (incense shovel)

With four knobs on the under side of the blade. Mid-Imperial

Bronze scalpel

Bronze scalpel

The handle at the middle is square in section. At one end, there is a slot for the insertion of a sharp iron blade (now missing), and at other end, there is a leaf-shaped blade for blunt dissection procedures. Imperial

Dish with Drunken Herakles Embracing Two Women

Dish with Drunken Herakles Embracing Two Women

This dish from the ancient region of Gandhara dates from the second century B.C. to the first century A.D. International trade with the Hellenistic world and India as well as invasions into Gandhara by the Scy... more

Glass portrait head

Glass portrait head

Opaque deep red.Solid block.Carved in the round: male head with short wavy hair and fringe across forehead, arched brows, large eyes, and clean shaven face.Broken, with large unweathered chip in proper right si... more

Glass perfume bottle

Glass perfume bottle

Translucent dark blue green.Everted rim, folded round and in, with beveled upper surface and inner lip slightly overhanging mouth; cylindrical neck with deep horizontal tooling marks around base; conical body, ... more

Glass perfume bottle

Glass perfume bottle

Translucent blue green.Rim folded out, down, round, and in, with bevelled innner lip; broad, flaring mouth; cylindrical neck with slightly convex sides and tooling marks around base; small conical body; thick, ... more

Glass stirring rod

Glass stirring rod

Uncertain color.Solid, cylindrical rod, slightly thickened at either end into small knobs.Intact; thick, black enamel-like weathering, with small patches of pitting and iridescence. Imperial

Glass perfume bottle

Glass perfume bottle

Translucent greenish yellow.Uneven rim folded out, round, and in; cylindrical neck, slightly tooled in around base; elongated piriform body, tapering to solid, drawn-out knob base with tooling indent in one sid... more

Bone pin

Bone pin

Representing a female bust.

Terracotta stemmed bowl

Terracotta stemmed bowl

While red-gloss terra sigillata wares dominated the Roman pottery industry, various other types of fine ware were produced intermittently. One distinctive group is made up of lead-glazed vessels such as this bo... more

Glass perfume bottle

Glass perfume bottle

Colorless, with trail in opaque white with a greenish tinge.Everted rim folded over and in; cylindrical neck, expanding downwards; globular body; pushed-in bottom.Trail applied to bottom, then wound up over bod... more

Marble torso of Eros

Marble torso of Eros

Copy of a Greek statue of the 4th century B.C. attributed to Lysippos.The young Eros was shown in a momentary gesture, stringing his bow. Imperial

Terracotta amphora (storage jar)

Terracotta amphora (storage jar)

This attractive fineware vessel imitates at a smaller scale the shape of the ubiquitous transport amphora, used principally for wine, oil and garum (fish sauce). Early Imperial

Glass perfume bottle

Glass perfume bottle

Translucent blue green.Rim folded out, over, and in; broad flaring mouth; cylindrical, slight convex neck with irregular tooling marks at top and horizontal indent around base; concical body with slightly conca... more

Bronze statuette of a Lar

Bronze statuette of a Lar

The Lar holds a phiale in his right hand, and raises a rhyton in the shape of a dolphin in his left hand. Early Imperial

Glass mosaic bottle

Glass mosaic bottle

Colorless, translucent cobalt blue, translucent honey brown, opaque light blue, opaque white, and opaque yellow.Outsplayed rim with a closed, cut-out tubular ledge below an uneven, vertical lip; tall cylindrica... more

Glass perfume bottle

Glass perfume bottle

Small perfume bottleTranslucent turquoise greenish blue.Unworked, plain rim; flaring mouth; slightly funnel-shaped neck, tooled in around base; squat piriform body; slightly concave bottom with traces of a larg... more

Square Duck Pond

Square Duck Pond

Pottery models of houses and farm structures were commonly included in Eastern Han burials to provide for the afterlife. Eastern Han dynasty (25–220)

Glass rod

Glass rod

Translucent yellowish green.Long rod, spirally twisted, tapering towards one end, and tooled into a biconical knob at the other.Broken at both ends, but otherwise complete; dulling, pitting, iridescence, and so... more

Glass perfume bottle

Glass perfume bottle

Colorless (?).Small, everted rim, with beveled outer lip; cylindrical neck, with tooling around base; piriform body; rounded bottom, flat at center.Intact, except for part of rim and large crack in body; many b... more

Glass spindle whorl

Glass spindle whorl

Translucent cobalt blue, with opaque white trail.Domed body, flattened at center; flat bottom; vertical hole.Trail applied to upper surface in a spiral from center to outer edge.Intact; some dulling, pitting, a... more

Terracotta bowl

Terracotta bowl

Red-glazed cup with base and incised band; potter's stamp; terra sigillata. Early Imperial, Julio-Claudian

Glass cameo with cupid (Eros)

Glass cameo with cupid (Eros)

Translucent purple and opaque white, with colorless backing.Fragmentary oval medallion in two layers, comprising a purple ground and white overlay with relief decoration. Chubby winged cupid, sitting frontally ... more

Bottle, Prisoner
Glass lentoid amphoriskos

Glass lentoid amphoriskos

Translucent greenish yellow; handles in a slightly greener color.Tubular rim, folded out, over, and in, with irregular inner lip; flaring mouth; cylindrical neck; lentoid body; small circular base with rounded ... more

Terracotta volute-lamp: on discus, man and centaur

Terracotta volute-lamp: on discus, man and centaur

Man and Centaur on top; concave top and scrolled nozzle. Imperial

Mosaic glass inlay fragment

Mosaic glass inlay fragment

Translucent deep purple, appearing black, and opaque white.Fragment of thick, flat block.Pattern of concentric wavy lines in white on purple ground.Many bubbles; deep pitting, brilliant iridescence, and patches... more

Glass dish

Glass dish

Translucent pale blue green.Rounded, flaring rim, with horizontal outward rib below; slightly convex side of uneven height, tapering downwards to broad, intregral tubular base ring; flat bottom but with kick at... more

Flying Panel Metate

Flying Panel Metate

Metates, tablelike objects of stone used in ancient Mesoamerica for the grinding of foodstuffs such as corn, underwent particular elaboration in Central America, where they took on special meanings as well as u... more

Model of a Rectangular Brazier

Model of a Rectangular Brazier

Eastern Han dynasty (25–220)

Temple

Temple

Mexico, Mesoamerica, Guerrero

Glass perfume bottle

Glass perfume bottle

Colorless with blue green tinge.Rim folded out, over, and in; cylindrical neck, expanding downward with tooling marks around base; broad conical body with convex sides; slightly concave bottom.Intact; many bubb... more

Glass inkwell

Glass inkwell

Translucent light green with blue tinge.Central circular mouth with rounded inverted lip; horizontal shoulder, curving down at edge; folded, tubular flange between shoulder and side; convex side tapering down a... more

Bronze furniture attachment

Bronze furniture attachment

These two bronze mules’ heads (grouped with separable object 27.253.1) were originally part of the fulcra (headrests) of a Roman couch. The mule is associated with Dionysus, the god of wine and feasting. One of... more

Glass jug

Glass jug

Translucent cobalt blue, with handle in same color.Rim folded out, round, and pressed into flaring mouth; cylindrical neck with irregular indents around top; convex sloping shoulder; cylindrical body with reces... more

Stone Temple Model

Stone Temple Model

Mexico, Mesoamerica, Guerrero, Balsas River region

Glass spacer bead

Glass spacer bead

Translucent cobalt blue and opaque white.Plano-convex oval with thin white layer as backing to blue; beveled edge. Pierced vertically with two small holes.Three ribs in high relief.Complete except for small chi... more

Glass perfume bottle

Glass perfume bottle

Colorless with pale blue tinge.Short, slightly funnel-shaped, cylindrical neck with horizontal tooling marks around base; piriform body; small, slightly concave bottom.Rim missing, unevenly broken off on neck w... more

Stone Temple Model

Stone Temple Model

Mexico, Mesoamerica, Guerrero, Balsas River region

Wall painting fragment

Wall painting fragment

On black ground; two birds in flowering acanthus plant; flowers in vine.

Marble calyx-krater with reliefs of maidens and dancing maenads

Marble calyx-krater with reliefs of maidens and dancing maenads

The peristyle courtyards and gardens of the villas belonging to wealthy Romans were filled with fountains, sculpture, and monumental ornaments such as this vase. Many of these decorative works were eclectic com... more

Marble statue of a woman

Marble statue of a woman

Copy or adaptation of a Hellenistic statue of the 2nd century B.C.This figure wears three layers of clothing: a sleeved chiton visible below the neck, which is tied with a looped knot at the waist; a second chi... more

Glass miniature perfume bottle

Glass miniature perfume bottle

Colorless with greenish tinge.Uneven rim folded out, over, and in, with beveled outer edge; cylindrical neck with tooled indent at base; double convex profile to body; small, flattened bottom.Intact; pinprick b... more

Stucco mural relief fragment

Stucco mural relief fragment

The dolphin holds a wreath in his mouth. Another marine creature may be sketchily depicted in the sea above. Early Imperial

Glass mosaic handle fragment

Glass mosaic handle fragment

Handle in translucent purple and opaque white; body in translucent pale purple.Thick, straight strap handle tooled into three rounded ribs, with slight projection at bottom below horizontal tooled indent, attac... more

Bronze right foot and lower leg from a colossal statue

Bronze right foot and lower leg from a colossal statue

Right foot and part of leg from colossal statue. Imperial

Bronze shovel with a handle terminating in a ram's head

Bronze shovel with a handle terminating in a ram's head

Shovel ending in ram's head.. Imperial