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SAINT NICHOLAS (4th CENTURY).
Also known as Nicholas of Myra: wood engraving, American, 19th century.
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NICAEA COUNCIL, 325 A.D.
The 1st Ecumenical Council, convoked by Emperor Constantine, in Nicaea (modern Iznik, Turkey), in 325 A.D. Wood engraving, 19th century.
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ST. CATHERINE OF ALEXANDRIA
(early 4th century A.D.). The martyrdom of Saint Catherine. Woodcut by Albrecht Dürer, c1498.
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ST. AUGUSTINE (354-430).
Christian church father and philosopher. St. Augustine in his study. Woodcut from his 'Soliloquii,' Florence, 1491.
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0115798
TEMPLE OF SOLOMON.
Constructing the Temple of Solomon. Byzantine manuscript illumination from Constantinople, late 4th century.
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ST. JOHN CHRYSOSTOM
(c347-407). Syrian prelate. St. John, left, presenting Byzantine Emperor Nicephorus Botaniates with his collected sermons. Byzantine manuscipt illumination from 'Homilies of St. John Chrysostom,' 1078-1081.
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ROMAN MOSAIC, 4TH CENTURY.
Detail of a Roman mosaic of women gymnasts wearing bikinis and exercising, from the Villa Romana del Casale, Piazza Armerina, Sicily, 4th century A.D. Photograph, 2005. Full credit: Schellhorn - ullstein bild / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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SAINT JEROME (c340-420).
Church scholar and translator. Spanish woodcut by Pater Abadal for the Abadal album of the Library of Catalonia, Barcelona, Spain, 1673.
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SAINT MARTIN (c316-397).
Also known as Saint Martin of Tours. French prelate. Woodcut, c1505, by Hans Baldung Grien after Albrecht Dürer.
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ST. CATHERINE OF ALEXANDRIA
(early 4th century A.D.). The martyrdom of Saint Catherine. Woodcut, c1530, by Hans Sebald Beham.
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ROOSEVELT INAUGURATION.
A crowd gathers on the lawn of the White House to witness the fourth inauguration of President Franklin D. Roosevelt. Photograph, 20 January 1945.
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MAYAN SCRIBE, 300-650 A.D.
Mayan scribe kneeling to write. In his right hand is an awl or sharp instrument and in his left is a roll of parchment. Stone relief from Palenque ruins, Chiapas, Mexico, 300-650 A.D.
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ROMAN HEAD-SHAPED FLASK.
Mold-blown glass head-shaped flask. 4th century A.D.
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ROME: BASILICA.
Ruins of the Basilica of Maxentius and Constantine in the Roman Forum, built 4th century A.D.
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AGNES OF ROME (c291-c304).
Christian martyr and saint. Illustration from a 1928 edition of 'The Lives of the Fathers, Martyrs and Other Principal Saints' by Alban Butler. Full credit: PVDE - Rue des Archive / Granger, NYC -- All rights re
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AGNES OF ROME (c291-c304).
Christian martyr and saint. Postcard, c1950.
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ST. CATHERINE OF ALEXANDRIA
(early 4th century A.D.). Woodcut by Hans Baldung Grien, 1505.
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CONSTANTINE I (d. 337).
Constantine the Great. Roman emperor, 306-337. Line engraving, French, 17th century.
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SAINT NICHOLAS.
Fourth century Bishop of Myra and patron saint of children and seafarers. Wood engraving, American, 19th century.
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CONSTANTINE I (280?-337).
Roman emperor. Roman colossal marble head, c325.
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SAINT JEROME (340-420).
Church scholar and translator. Saint Jerome as a hermit holding a stone and a skull, with a lion at his feet and a crucifix in the background. Painting by Navarrete el Mudo, 16th century.
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MEXICO: TEOTIHUACAN MAN.
Ceramic figure of a man standing under a dress with sea-shells below. From Teotihuacan, Mexico, 200 B.C. - 800 A.D.
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ANNE OF CLEVES (1515-1557).
Fourth wife of King Henry VIII of England. Steel engraving, 19th century.
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SAINT MARTIN (c316-397).
Also known as Saint Martin of Tours. French prelate. Woodcut, c1505, by Hans Baldung Grien after Albrect Dürer.
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JOHN MONTAGU (1718-1792).
Fourth Earl of Sandwich. Copper engraving, English, 1787.
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SAINT HELENA.
Consort of Emperor Constantinius and mother of Emperor Constantine I. Bronze coin, Roman, 3rd or 4th century A.D.
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MAYAN DANCER.
Stone sculpture of a dancer from the Mayan civilization of ancient Mexico.
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SAINT JEROME (340-420).
Temptation of St Jerome by the Devil. Woodcut, French, 16th century.
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CONSTANTINE I (d.337).
Constantine the Great. Roman emperor, 306-337. The conversion of Constantine at the Milvian Bridge in 312. Gravure after a painting, 1895, by Stephen James Ferris.
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ST. AUGUSTINE (354-430).
In his study. Woodcut from his "Soliloquii," Florence, 1491.
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CHINA: OFFICER & HERMIT.
General Huan Wen (left) discussing the world situation with Wang Meng, a learned hermit who would later become prime minister, c354 A.D. Detail from a handscroll, Ching Dynasty, 17th century, purported to be based on a work by the Sung Dynasty artist Li Gonglin (1049-1106). Ink on paper.
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JOHN MURRAY (1732-1809).
Fourth earl of Dunmore. Scottish colonial administrator in America. Dunmore's seal and signature.
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ROMAN MINING EQUIPMENT.
Artifacts used in the mines of Spain under the Roman Empire, 2nd century B.C.-4th century A.D., including picks, wedges, hammers, and a slave's fetter.
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ST. AUGUSTINE (354-430).
Early Christian church father and philosopher. Illumination from a 12th century manuscript showing the great bishop beside the towers of Hippo, holding one of his works in his hand.
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ARCHAEOLOGY.
Travelling water bottle in glass, artefact uncovered from Tyre, Lebanon. Roman Civilisation, 4th century. Full credit: De Agostini / G. Dagli Orti / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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ARCHAEOLOGY.
Italy, Sicily, Syracuse, Detail of Sarcophagus of Adelfia (wife of the magistrate Valerio), Adam, Eve, Abraham and Isaac, Jesus life scene, from the catacombs of San Giovanni, 4th Century A.D., Museo Archeologico Regionale 'Paolo Orsi' (Archaeological Museum), Early Christian art. Full Credit: DEA / G. DAGLI ORTI / Granger, NYC -- All rights r
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SAINT AMBROSE (c340-397).
Early Chruch father. Saint Ambrose refusing to admit the Roman Emperor Theodosius I into the Milan Cathedral, 390 A.D., on account of the massacre the Emperor ordered at Thesslonica. French line engraving, 18th century.
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ROME: ARCH OF CONSTANTINE.
View of the ruins of the Arch of Constantine in Rome, Italy, with the fountain known as the Sweating Meta at right. Photograph, early 20th century.
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BUDDHA, 4th-7th CENTURY.
Polychrome stucco head of Buddha from Chinese Turkestan.
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SAINT MARTIN (c316-397).
Also known as Saint Martin of Tours. French prelate. Woodcut, c1505, by Hans Baldung Grien after Albrect Dürer.
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