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Upper right corner of a marble sarcophagus with the Latin legend of Mars and Rhea Silvia

Fragment with Mars, Rea Silvia, and column. Mid-Imperial, Antonine or Severan

Gemellion (Hand Basin) with the Arms of the Latin Kingdom of Jerusalem

This gemellion, or enamel basin, testifies to the dialogue between the Crusader kingdom of Jerusalem and the Limousin region of France, renowned for its enamel production. The arms of that kingdom, a large cros... more

Civliano consuli ac patricio Priscianus salutem

Print shows page of text on weights and measures, with illuminated borders.

[Mobile tank-like fortress in the shape of a dragon]

Print shows a dragon-shaped, mobile fortress equipped cannons and capable of carrying troops, with a ladder device mounted on the front used for scaling walls or as a bridge during siege warfare.

De insulis nuper in mari Indico repertis

Christopher Columbus discovering America.

De insulis nuper in Mari Indico repertis [and] de insulis nuper inventis

A two-page spread from In laudem Serenissimi Ferdinandi, Hispania[rum] Regis, Bethicae & regni Granatae obsidio victoria & triu[m]phus. Et De insulis in Mari Indico nuper inuentis. [Basel] : I[ohann] B[ergmann,... more

The Martyrdom of Saint John, from The Apocalypse, Latin Edition 1511

Albrecht Dürer (German, Nuremberg 1471–1528 Nuremberg)

The Beast with Two Horns Like a Lamb, from The Apocalypse, Latin Edition 1511

Albrecht Dürer (German, Nuremberg 1471–1528 Nuremberg)

Head of a Bearded Man Wearing a Turban (recto); Latin script (verso)

Lucas Cranach the Elder (German, Kronach 1472–1553 Weimar)

The Flight into Egypt, from The Life of the Virgin, Latin Edition, 1511

Albrecht Dürer (German, Nuremberg 1471–1528 Nuremberg)

The Four Horsemen, from The Apocalypse, Latin Edition, 1511

Albrecht Dürer (German, Nuremberg 1471–1528 Nuremberg)

The Apocalyptic Woman, from The Apocalypse, Latin Edition, 1511

Albrecht Dürer (German, Nuremberg 1471–1528 Nuremberg)

The Matyrdom of Saint John, from The Apocalypse, Latin Edition, 1511

Albrecht Dürer (German, Nuremberg 1471–1528 Nuremberg)

The Adoration of the Lamb, from The Apocalypse, Latin Edition, 1511

Albrecht Dürer (German, Nuremberg 1471–1528 Nuremberg)

Saint John Swallowing the Book, from The Apocalypse, Latin Edition, 1511

Albrecht Dürer (German, Nuremberg 1471–1528 Nuremberg)

The Death of the VIrgin, from The Life of the Virgin, Latin Edition, 1511

Albrecht Dürer (German, Nuremberg 1471–1528 Nuremberg)

The Glorification of the Virgin, from The Life of the Virgin, Latin Edition, 1511

Albrecht Dürer (German, Nuremberg 1471–1528 Nuremberg)

Christ Taking Leave of His Mother, from The Life of the Virgin, Latin Edition, 1511

Albrecht Dürer (German, Nuremberg 1471–1528 Nuremberg)

The Martyrdom of Saint John, from The Apocalypse, Latin Edition 1511

Albrecht Dürer (German, Nuremberg 1471–1528 Nuremberg)

The Opening of the Fifth and Sixth Seals, from The Apocalypse, Latin Edition, 1511

Albrecht Dürer (German, Nuremberg 1471–1528 Nuremberg)

The Four Avenging Angels, from The Apocalypse, Latin Edition 1511

Albrecht Dürer (German, Nuremberg 1471–1528 Nuremberg)

The Flight into Egypt, from The Life of the Virgin, from the Latin Edition

Albrecht Dürer (German, Nuremberg 1471–1528 Nuremberg)

The Nativity, from The Life of the Virgin, Latin Edition, 1511

Albrecht Dürer (German, Nuremberg 1471–1528 Nuremberg)

The Seven Angels with the Trumpets, from The Apocalypse, Latin Edition, 1511

Albrecht Dürer (German, Nuremberg 1471–1528 Nuremberg)

Haec est forma vivaque torqueti mago suis, et numeris, ...

Print shows a torquetum, a 16th century measuring device.

Exemplum balistæ quadrirotis

Print shows two soldiers with a horse-drawn ballista. The device, mounted on a wagon, is manipulated like a crossbow, shooting large arrows at enemy fortifications. The horses are well covered with armor.

Expositio thoracomachi

Print shows a soldier wearing a cuirass, a leather tunic or breastplate, used as protective armor during battle. Also shown are leather helmets, leggings, and footwear.

Expositio liburnæ

Print shows an oxen-powered paddle-wheel ship used for military purposes.