Category: 12th century

eccellenze-italiane:

eccellenze-italiane:

Aquileia

historyarchaeologyartefacts: Crusader Graffit…

historyarchaeologyartefacts:

Crusader Graffiti in the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, Jerusalem. First Crusade. 1096-1099.[1,280×853]

centuriespast:

centuriespast:

The Madonna from Mosjö in Närke dates from the 12th century and is one of the oldest of its kind. Photo: Lennart Karlsson/SHM

useless-catalanfacts: Some of the paintings in…

useless-catalanfacts:

Some of the paintings in the southern abse of the little church of Sant Quirze de Pedret, in Catalonia. Painted in Catalan Romanesque style with Italian Romanesque influences by an anonymous artist, known to modern scholars as Master of Pedret.

Painted around the year 1100, the frescos represent the Biblical story of the foolish virgins (Matthew 25: 1-13).

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Encolpion cross, detail* Finland, Crusading er…

Encolpion cross, detail

* Finland, Crusading era (11th century – 14th century)

* silver

*  Museovirasto – Musketti,

* collection: archaeological photo gathering

* photo by Jorma Leppäaho, 1955

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Encolpion cross, detail* Finland, Crusading er…

Encolpion cross, detail

* Finland, Crusading era (11th century – 14th century)

* silver

*  Museovirasto – Musketti,

* collection: archaeological photo gathering

* photo by Jorma Leppäaho, 1955

Finna-museot

Licence:
CC BY 4.0

Schnútgen museum

Schnútgen museum

* Cologne, c. 1150-1160

* walrus ivory

Cologne, November 2017

Schnútgen museum

Schnútgen museum

* Cologne, c. 1150-1160

* walrus ivory

Cologne, November 2017

echiromani: Twelfth-century mosaics in the Cap…

echiromani:

Twelfth-century mosaics in the Cappella Palatina of Palermo.

italian-landscapes: San Giovanni degli Eremit…

italian-landscapes:

San Giovanni degli Eremiti (St. John of  the Hermits), Palermo , Sicilia (Sicily), Italy

The origins of the church date back to the 6th century AC; it was finished in 1136. It was built in an Arab-Norman-Romanesque style.

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