The oldest surviving” image that depicts Saint Maurice as a Black African was carved in the 1240s for the Cathedral of Magdeburg. St. Maurice was an Egyptian from Thebes in Upper Egypt. His Egyptian origin is stressed by the Coptic Greek name "Maurikios", which appears in the papyri, and is identical with the later Roman name "Mauritius", according to G. Heuser in his Personennamen der Kopten.

German Drawing of Reliquary of St Maurice The oldest surviving image that…

Moorish people and culture | The History And the Age of The Moors in Spain: How The Moors Civilized ...

Emerald & Diamond Nardi Blackamoor Clip, Italy, photo Vendome Inc pink gold Blackamoor brooch, set with emerald and.

The Moors: Moor Etymology, Moors Truth, Real Moors, Moor Origins, Moorish History, True Moors, Africans in Europe

The Moors: Moor Etymology, Moors Truth, Real Moors, Moor Origins, Moorish…

The Moors: Moor Etymology, Moors Truth, Real Moors, Moor Origins, Moorish History, True Moors, Africans in Europe

The Moors: Moor Etymology, Moors Truth, Real Moors, Moor Origins, Moorish…

The Moors of Medieval Europe: coats of arms of European families, royalty and nobles. pg1

The Moors of Medieval Europe: coats of arms of European families, royalty and nobles.

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In Straitened Circumstances

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