Jovi Torstensdottir

Jovi Torstensdottir

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Beinecke Library Exhibition. 15th century girdle book. Boethius’ Consolations of Philosophy, likely copied in England in the fifteenth century, was re-bound at some point later in the fifteenth century as a “girdle-book,” to be read while hanging from the waist.

Beinecke Library Exhibition. 15th century girdle book. Boethius’ Consolations of Philosophy, likely copied in England in the fifteenth century, was re-bound at some point later in the fifteenth century as a “girdle-book,” to be read while hanging from the waist.

The Bible of Queen Elizabeth I, 1583.

The Bible of Queen Elizabeth I, 1583.

14th century shoe from Holland. Dordrecht colection.

14th century shoe from Holland. Dordrecht colection.

Viking dress based off the Birka grave 735. This is the only one I've found so far that has done all the bands, most people do just a few bands across the top. I was so happy to find an actual reproduction of this interpretation! By Savelyeva Ekaterina https://www.facebook.com/savelyeva.ekaterina.7?fref=photo More info about Birka 735 can be found at http://urd.priv.no/viking/smokkr.html

Viking dress based off the Birka grave 735. This is the only one I've found so far that has done all the bands, most people do just a few bands across the top. I was so happy to find an actual reproduction of this interpretation! By Savelyeva Ekaterina https://www.facebook.com/savelyeva.ekaterina.7?fref=photo More info about Birka 735 can be found at http://urd.priv.no/viking/smokkr.html

Pelican in its piety. Detail of a 16th century intarsia coverlet from the Dahlems Church in Smaland at the Stockholm Museum of National Antiquities. Via Kiriel du Papillon on Flickr.

Pelican in its piety. Detail of a 16th century intarsia coverlet from the Dahlems Church in Smaland at the Stockholm Museum of National Antiquities. Via Kiriel du Papillon on Flickr.

Jesper Friis f. 1539 d. 1561 og Maren Friis f. 1545 d. 1561 var børn af Henrik Friis og Margrethe Bild. 1560-69 Fyens stift

Jesper Friis f. 1539 d. 1561 og Maren Friis f. 1545 d. 1561 var børn af Henrik Friis og Margrethe Bild. 1560-69 Fyens stift

Kintsugi, the Japanese art of fixing broken ceramics with a lacquer resin

Kintsugi, the Japanese art of fixing broken ceramics with a lacquer resin

Yee Sookyung

Yee Sookyung

“When the Japanese repair broken objects, they aggrandize the damage by filling the cracks with gold. They believe that when something has suffered damage and has a history, it becomes more beautiful.”  ~ Barbara Bloom

“When the Japanese repair broken objects, they aggrandize the damage by filling the cracks with gold. They believe that when something has suffered damage and has a history, it becomes more beautiful.” ~ Barbara Bloom

Kintsukuroi. "to repair with gold"; the art of repairing pottery with gold or silver lacquer and understanding that the piece is more beautiful for having been broken

Kintsukuroi. "to repair with gold"; the art of repairing pottery with gold or silver lacquer and understanding that the piece is more beautiful for having been broken