Found in the margins of a calendar in a Flemish book of hours. Various historians of sport have identified this as a version of “stool ball” or “stump ball”, which was baseball played with only one base (PUBLIC DOMAIN)
Records of card playing begin to appear in Europe about the year The cards in use in the preceding century were in the hands of the wandering gypsies who came across the mountains of southern Europe, from whence no one knew.
Two-Colored Tile Date: century Culture: British Medium: Fired earthenware with slip decoration and lead glaze. Dimensions: Overall: 4 x 4 x Classification: Ceramics-Tiles Credit Line: The Cloisters Collection, 1991 Accession Number: