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Astronomical calendar, by Nicholas of Lynn, ca. 1324 / Sacred Geometry ♥

Woolwich Arsenal, Thamesmead, Plumstead Ink & wash, map page

Boethius, De musica, f.43v, (211 x 144 mm), 12th century -This is a manuscript about the theory of music. It was copied probably in England at Christ Church, Canterbury, in the second quarter of the twelfth century. Its main focus is the mathematical basis of music - Alexander Turnbull Library, MSR-05., via Flickr.

'The Tree Of Death: The Sinner' - lithograph, ca. 1845. Devil watering tree of sins and skeleton about to chop it down. Lithograph by Nathaniel Currier, published by Currier & Ives, New York, between 1835 and 1855.

Illuminated Manuscript, Map of the fortress of Alanya (ʿAlāʾiye, Alaiye) (Turkey) from Book on Navigation, Walters Art Museum Ms. W.658, fol. 329a

Illuminated Manuscript Map of Cairo, from Book on Navigation. Originally composed in 932 AH / 1525 CE and dedicated to Sultan Süleyman I ("The Magnificent"), this great work by Piri Reis (d. 962 AH / 1555 CE) on navigation was later revised and expanded. The present manuscript, made mostly in the late 11th AH / 17th CE cent.

Japanese star map Tenmon Bun'ya no zu - detail view (map showing divisions of the heavens and regions they govern), 1677. Science Museum London

Illuminated Manuscript Map of the Bay of Salonica (Selānīk,Thessalonici) and the western coastline, from Book on Navigation, Walters Art Museum Ms. W.658, fol.52b by Walters Art Museum Illuminated Manuscripts

Miniature of a lion, a leopard, a rabbit, and an elephant - (Tractatus de Herbis - Sloane 4016 f. 50) by peacay, via Flickr

$65 1903 star map of the southern skies original antique celestial print

Chinese woodblock map of the world by Lü Weifan, 1722