Giovanni Paolo Pane

Giovanni Paolo Pane

Giovanni Paolo Pane
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Reconstruction of the Colossus of Nero ~ Nero commissioned a 100-foot-tall bronze statue resembling himself and the Roman sun god, Sol. He holds a rudder on the globe which is a symbolic gesture of his power over land and sea.

Reconstruction of the Colossus of Nero ~ Nero commissioned a bronze statue resembling himself and the Roman sun god, Sol. He holds a rudder on the globe which is a symbolic gesture of his power over land and sea.

The figures in this image are Italians from the A.D. 1300s. They represent from left to right: three knights a soldier Bernabo Visconti (died 1385) Venetian warrior Roman senator Doge of Venice. The illustration dates to 1882.

The Figures In This Image Are Italians From The A. They Represent From Left To Right: Three Knights A Soldier Bernabo Visconti (died Venetian Warrior Roman Senator Doge Of Venice. The Illustration Dates To Bernabo Visconti

The Morosini Helmet (visored burgonet) probably 1550/1560 repoussé and embossed iron or steel, with gilding and silvering

The Morosini Helmet (visored burgonet) probably repoussé and embossed iron or steel, with gilding and silvering

venetian war galley - the bow (front) of the ship was often used as a ram against other galleys. This galley warfare lasted for 4000 years

The ubiquitous bow fighting platform (rambade) of early modern galleys. This model is of a 1715 Swedish galley, somewhat smaller than the standard Mediterranean war galley, but still based on the same design.