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Stonehaven - Scotland

Stalker Castle, Scotland

Stalker Castle in Scotland Greeting Card by Frank Gaertner

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Slaines Castle ~ Scotland

Stalker Castle, Scotland

Raglan Castle ruins, dating from the 15th c near Abergavenny, Wales - UK. It lasted until until the 17th century when it was compromised. Owned by the Somersets, it was allowed to decline and is now visitable.

The Four Conditions of Society: Nobility, Jean Bourdichon (1457-1521)

Karlsruhe : Badische Landesbibliothek, St. Peter pap. 32, f. 50r. Konrad Grünenberg, Beschreibung der Reise von Konstanz nach Jerusalem. Bodenseegebiet, [ca. 1487]

Map of the Battles of the 'War of the Roses', which resulted in the beginning of the Reign of the Tudor Monarchs.

An awl lies on the table of shoemaker Ott Norlinger (1476) from the Hausbuch of the Mendelschen Zwolfbruderstiftung (Neurenberg, Germany). Folio 96 recto.

Franc0 flemish - late 14th c. - early 15th C. Book of hours for the use of Rouen. Naples, Biblioteca Nazionale Vittorio Emanuele III 1. B. 27, fol. 85

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The Lady Chapel, Cathedral Church of Saint Peter at Exeter, England, completed ca. 1400.

Exeter Cathedral

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Ivory board depicting musicains in a garden, French 1415

Bridgeman Images

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Chessboard (ebony, ivory & iron), Italian School, (15th century) / Museo Nazionale del Bargello, Florence, Italy / The Bridgeman Art Library

Bridgeman Images

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Border of a chessboard depicting courtly life, 1415 (ivory), French School, (15th century) / Museo Nazionale del Bargello, Florence, Italy / The Bridgeman Art Library

Bridgeman Images

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Chess board, 15th century (ivory), Italian School, (15th century) / Ashmolean Museum, University of Oxford, UK / The Bridgeman Art Library

Bridgeman Images

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Chess board, 15th century (ivory), Italian School, (15th century) / Ashmolean Museum, University of Oxford, UK / The Bridgeman Art Library

Bridgeman Images

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Chest decorated with a marquetry chessboard on the lid (walnut wood), Italian School, (15th century) / Palazzo Davanzati, Florence, Italy / Alinari / The Bridgeman Art Library

Bridgeman Images

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The Popess, Bonifacio Bembo or family Visconti-Sforza, Tarot Cards, Italy, Milan, ca. 1450, 173 x 87 mm, Purchased by Pierpont Morgan, 1911; MS M.630 (no. 23)

The Morgan Library & Museum, New York, founded by Pierpont Morgan

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The Queens of Swords, Bonifacio Bembo or family Visconti-Sforza, Tarot Cards, Italy, Milan, ca. 1450, 173 x 87 mm, Purchased by Pierpont Morgan, 1911; MS M.630 (no. 23)

Queen of Swords | MS M.630, no. 23

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The "St Louis" chess comes from the Crown collection, but the tradition attributing it to Louis IX of France is certainly mistaken. This set, made of rock crystal and smoked quartz, was in fact created in the late fifteenth century in Germany (the board) and France (the pieces). Late 15th century & additions in the 17th century.

Decorative Arts | Louvre Museum | Paris

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Set of Fifty-Two Playing Cards Date: ca. 1470–80 Culture: South Netherlandish Medium: Pasteboard with pen and ink, tempera, applied gold and silver

Set of Fifty-Two Playing Cards | South Netherlandish

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Box for Board Games, 1440-1470, German or French; Board games, such as chess, checkers, and backgammon, were increasingly popular in Europe during the later Middle Ages, after it had been brought back by crusading knights from the Near East. Portable chess boxes with scenes of hunting, dancing, and courtship were mass-produced in inexpensive materials to contain the game pieces. The playing board is set into the box's underside.

Box for Board Games

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1430 Playing Cards

A History of Graphic Design: Chapter 7 - Playing Cards

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Stuttgart playing cards, ca. 1430

Würfelspiel Dieses Bild: 006762 1479 ; 1479 ; Wien ; Österreich ; Wien ; Österreichische Nationalbibliothek ; cod. 3049 ; fol. 160r