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Medieval capitals and reliefs* Germany, 12th c…

Medieval capitals and reliefs

* Germany, 12th century


*
Schnütgen  museum, Köln / “Expedition Mittelalter. Das Verborgene Museum Schnütgen ,
20. Oktober 2017 – 28. Januar 2018″



Cologne, November 2017

Reliquary diptych

Reliquary diptych

* France, 14th century

* Schnütgen Museum

Cologne, November 2017

St. Peter* Köln, c. 1315-1320 * walnut, polych…

St. Peter

* Köln, c. 1315-1320

* walnut, polychrome

* Schnütgen Museum

Cologne, November 2017

Aboe Vetus archaeological area Lead seals fro…

Aboe Vetus archaeological area

Lead seals from rolls of cloth

Turku, March 2018

Turku Cathedral – Iron fence ornament of Tavas…

Turku Cathedral – Iron fence ornament of Tavast Chapel (1425)

Turku, March 2018

Trastevere, Rome

Trastevere, Rome

I stumbled upon this fragment in 2012 (?) while taking a stroll in Trastevere. Also, I’m not 100 % certain that this tiny altar dates back to medieval era, but the column (down left) is – shall we say – a strong hint…

Rome, July 2012

Seaman’s madonna * wood, 1420 * Santa M…

Seaman’s madonna

* wood, 1420
* Santa Maria Lyskirchen; Köln

Cologne, November 2017

Santa Maria Lyskirchen Another 13th century c…

Santa Maria Lyskirchen

Another 13th century ceiling painting from this small romanesque church

Cologne, November 2017

Santa Maria Lyskirchen, Cologne 13th century …

Santa Maria Lyskirchen, Cologne

13th century fresco (photo taken with shaky hands)

Cologne, November 2017

Ollesheim madonna,* Köln, c. 1260-1270 * beec…


Ollesheim madonna,

* Köln, c. 1260-1270

* beech, polychrome

* Schnütgen Museum

Cologne, November 2017