Obelisk Art History
The Epic of Kings, Medieval Persian Art

The honorable Kings of Persia are an example to us all

The Epic of Kings

Ferdowsi, 1010
Dome of the Rock, Islamic Dynastic Art

Dome of the Rock

687 CE-1023
Langeid Sword, Viking Age

Langeid Sword

Pisa Cathedral, Medieval Art

Pisa Cathedral

Buscheto and Rainaldo, 1063-1092
Bodhisattva Avalokiteshvara, Song Dynasty

Bodhisattva Avalokiteshvara

Bodhisattva Manjushri, Song Dynasty

Bodhisattva Manjushri

Bowl with Arabic Inscription, Islamic Dynastic Art

Bowl with Arabic Inscription

Mont-Saint-Michel, Medieval Art


William of Volpiano, 1100
Poem Written in a Boat on the Wu River, Song Dynasty

Poem Written in a Boat on the Wu River

Spherical and Biconical Gold Beads, Islamic Dynastic Art

Spherical and Biconical Gold Beads


She is Divine Wisdom... She is awesome in terror as the Thunderer's lightening, and gentle in goodness as the sunshine.

Writings on the Holy Spirit

Hildegard von Bingen, 1100
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