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Medieval Animals

Albrecht Duerer - Drawings

Grandes Heures d'Anne de Bretagne. Reliure galuchat noir datée de 1684

Insects, Basil Thyme, and Land Snails (detail), Joris Hoefnagel, Georg Bocskay, 1591-96, script 1561-62

'Hours of Engelbert of Nassau', Flanders ca. 1470-1490. Bodleian Library, MS. Douce 219, fol. 96v

A tiny drawing of a kangaroo curled in the letters of a 16th-century Portuguese manuscript could rewrite Australian history. The document, ...

Detail of a miniature of a man riding a leopard and stabbing himself with a sword, as a personification of Anger (Ire), in the Penitential P...

Detail of a miniature of a man riding on a donkey, head in hand, across a bridge, as a personification of Idleness (Peresse), in the Penitential Psalms, from The Dunois Hours, France (Paris), c. 1339 – c. 1450, Yates Thompson MS 3, f. 162r

Giraffe with a super bendy neck… Bench end at St Mary's, Dennington.

Dennington, St Mary's. Only medieval tortoise.

Church of St John the Baptist, Danbury: carving on pew | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

ST Mary's Dennington, Sciapod

Cartmel Priory, Cumbria Misericord, 1430-40 - leaf design - unicorn, probably with its horn in water, i.e. purifying it, a reference to bap...

Great St Marys Armrest - a unicorn

Country: Great Britain Site: Greystoke, Church, St.-Andrew Sequence: S-8 Subject: Animal, Fantastic: Unicorn and Virgin Date: 14c. - 17c.

Country: Great Britain Site: Greystoke, Church, St.-Andrew Sequence: S-8 Subject: Animal, Fantastic: Unicorn and Virgin Date: 14c. - 17c.

Country: Great Britain Site: Lincoln, Cathedral Sequence: SWH-2 Subject: Animal, Fantastic: Unicorn and Virgin Date: 1370

Country: Great Britain Site: Lincoln, Cathedral Sequence: SWH-2 Subject: Animal, Fantastic: Unicorn and Virgin Date: 1370 REMNANT G.L., A C...

Country: Great Britain Site: Lincoln, Cathedral Sequence: SWH-1 Subject: Legend, Tristan and Isolde Date: 1370 REMNANT G.L., A Catalogue of...

Country: Great Britain Site: Lincoln, Cathedral Sequence: SB-10 Subject: Animal, Fantastic: Centaur Date: 1370

Country: Great Britain Site: Norwich, Church, St.-Stephen Sequence: N-1 Subject: Animal, Fantastic: Unicorn Date: 16c.

Country: Great Britain Site: Oxford, Chapel, New College Sequence: N-8 Subject: Animal, Fantastic: Hydra Date: late 14c.

Country: Great Britain Site: Oxford, Chapel, New College Sequence: S-5 Subject: Bird, Fantastic: Siren Date: late 14c.

Site: Oxford, Chapel, New College Sequence: S-2 Subject: Animal, Fantastic: Centaur Date: late 14c.

Country: Great Britain Site: Oxford, Chapel, New College Sequence: S-7 Subject: Animal, Fantastic: Centaur Date: late 14c.

Country: Great Britain Site: Salisbury, Cathedral Sequence: Subject: Animal, Fantastic: Unicorn and Virgin Date: 13c.