Comb with secular scenes, France 1490 – 1500. The comb, which has floral terminals, has on one side a scene of a man and seated woman preparing to play “kick foot” in a tilt yard as spectators watch from behind the railing.[1800×1580]

Comb with secular scenes, France 1490 – 1500. The comb, which has floral terminals, has on one side a scene of a man and seated woman preparing to play “kick foot” in a tilt yard as spectators watch from behind… Continue Reading

Roman silver fibula depicting famous mythological scene of Leda and the swan (actually Zeus/Jupiter). Object dated back to 3rd century CE. It was found in Ulpijana (southern Serbia). [960×558]

Roman silver fibula depicting famous mythological scene of Leda and the swan (actually Zeus/Jupiter). Object dated back to 3rd century CE. It was found in Ulpijana (southern Serbia). [960×558]

“A scene of devastation following a V2 rocket attack, somewhere in the south of England. In the foreground, a casualty is being carried away on a stretcher, whilst in the background, Civil Defence workers continue to search through debris and rubble.” 1945. [2360×1772]

“A scene of devastation following a V2 rocket attack, somewhere in the south of England. In the foreground, a casualty is being carried away on a stretcher, whilst in the background, Civil Defence workers continue to search through debris and… Continue Reading