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Tibetan Herbarium, 12th century

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Alchemical scroll, England, s. XVI

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pattern designer, James Leman, born in 1688.

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lovely... frontis piece from Der Raupen Wunderbare Verwandlung und Sonderbare 1679.

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mermaids - sirens - monster fish (French, circa 1450-70)

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16th century prayer book

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Lochac Scribes: Heart-shaped book

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Ancient Chinese astronomical observations contained in the wooden chronicle known as the "Bamboo Annals" contain many details of comets, fireballs, and especially planetary conjunctions, the accuracy of which can now be verified using computer technology

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Three Queens from Alberto Sangorski's illuminated manuscript of Tennyson's Morte d’Arthur

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Taschenkalender - pocket calendar from about 1400 CE This pocket calendar from about 1400 was intended to be used daily by farmers and therefore could be folded. In this form it had a size of 7,5 x 6,5 cm. Besides the usual labour of the month and the respective sign of the zodiac it additionally shows a schematic representation of the average length of the day.

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Mermaid, Sirens & Monster Fish c. 1450-70

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The Shiny Squirrel: Ode to Winter

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