Viralpics

Book of Hours, 16th century [2100 × 1400]

Feb
16

Church of Abune Aregawi, Ethiopia, 6th century [7398×4932]

Feb
16

Codex Gigas or Devil’s bible, 14th century, Czech Republic [980 x 860]

Feb
16

Golden serpentine spiral ring. Roman or Ptolemaic Egypt, 1st century BC. [1008×567]

Feb
15

An abandoned monastery in Belgium. The history goes back to the 13th century

Feb
15

The Germanic Funen bracteate, found in Funen, Denmark, dates to the 5th century. [1280×1201

Feb
14

The book nobody can read :The Voynich Manuscript, 15th century, Italy [960 x 860]

Feb
14

Bronze Key, 1st-3rd century CE. Roman [OS][750×1114]

Feb
13

Old Roman dice tower, 4 th century A.D., Germany [960 x 860]

Feb
13

St Michael’s Church, Brough by Sands,Cumbria, England built in the late 12th century [512×384]

Feb
13

Chūgi, wooden sticks used instead of toilet paper, Nara period (8th century), Japan [1115×1333]

Feb
12

Gold wedding-ring with portraits of a man and a woman, inscribed in Latin: “from (a man) longing for love-making”. 3rd century CE. Roman [OS][750×660]

Feb
12

Armoured reliquary of a saint, supposedly St Pancratius, from the Church of St Nicholas, Wil, Switzerland. It was removed from the Roman catacombs in the 1670s, although the silver gilt armour dates from the 18th century. [676 x 1024]

Feb
11

Celtic Gold ring featuring two symmetrical faces and rams heads. ‘Central European’ (exact place of discovery unknown), 4th century B.C. [1200×1190]

Feb
11

Haghpat Monastery. 10th century, Armenia [1200×801]

Feb
11

Ancient Roman slave collar, 4th century B.C.,[960 x 860]

Feb
10

Roman mosaic depicting Bacchus in a quadriga pulled by tigers. The object was created in the 3rd century CE and found in Tunisia. [566×696]

Feb
10

Church of Abreha and Atsbeha, Ethiopia, 10th century [3169×2221]

Feb
09

While returning from a blackberry expedition in the country and crossing the railroad tracks at the Butler transfer, Walter Roberts, aged 12, was run down and fatally injured by a Baltimore and Ohio rail engine. His body was stolen from North Side Cemetery in 2011- a century later. He was not found.

Feb
08

A classical 1911 shape in the 21th century

Feb
08

Church of Debre Brehan Selassie, Ethiopia, 17th century [4608×3456]

Feb
07

Roman marble table support (trapezophoros), dated back to circa 2nd century CE. [566×719]

Feb
06

Church of Narga Selassie, Ethiopia, 18th century [2846×1880]

Feb
05

Necropants: icelandic pants made from human skin, 17th century, Iceland [960 x 860]

Feb
05

Keep your friends close and your enemies closer. AR15 built on CMT receivers & Century Arms WASR wearing russian wood from Khyber Customs.

Feb
04