Pinterest

Explore Catholic, Genealogy, and more!

Theodemar (or Ariamir), king of Galicia with the bishops Lucrecio, Andrew, and Martin. Codex Vigilanus (or Albeldensis), ~10th century, Escurial library

Theodemir or Theodemar (Teodemiro; died was one of the last Suevic kings of Galicia and one of the first Catholics. He succeeded Ariamir sometime between the end of May 561 and the year 566 and ruled until his death.

1150

1150

Where the heck is this from? f113b2e678a2a4243b2fe32c2f135166.jpg (254×503)

Where the heck is this from?

10th C St Merkourios Hosios Loukas

Saint Mercurios as a military saint, Hosios Loukas Monastery, Boeotia, Greece

Langobardic disk brooch. Castel Trosino, Italy. The Lombards (Langobardi), were a Germanic speaking people who settled in Italy in the 6th century CE

Fibula a disco. Disk brooch from Castel Trosino, Italy.

7th century round-shaped gold fibula, from tomb 117 at Castel Trosino, Italy. Goldsmith's art, Longobard civilization.

century round-shaped gold fibula, from tomb 117 at Castel Trosino, Italy…

9th Century Signet - Victoria & Albert Museum Collection

engraved with the name 'Aufret' - long time thought to be associated with King Alfred, now beleived to be Lombardic

Andrew II the Jerosolimitan of Hungary

Andrew II the Jerosolimitan of Hungary

Ring, Gold decorated with filigree and set with pastes, 6th-7th century, Lombardy, Italy

Ring

Ring, Gold decorated with filigree and set with pastes, century, Lombardy, Italy

Cripta San Colombano Bobbio

Cripta San Colombano Bobbio

Detail of the altar of Lombard King Ratchis showing angel.   8th Century.

Detail of the altar of Lombard King Ratchis showing angel.

7th century round-shaped gold fibula, from tomb 57 at Castel Trosino, Italy. Goldsmith's art, Longobard civilization.

(Italy) circa century round-shaped Gold fibula, from tomb 57 at Castel Trosino, Italy.

Byzantine: Fitted tunic sleeve show under larger white outer tunic called an alb.

Byzantine: Fitted tunic sleeve show under larger white outer tunic called an alb. good depiction of colors, textures, and layers.

Miniature object

From a Manuscript Stuttgart Psalter Dating From Paris, France

7th century S-shaped gilt silver fibula, embellished with gemstones and enamels. Goldsmith's art, Longobard civilization.

century S-shaped gilt silver fibula, embellished with gemstones and enamels…

Sarcofago, dettaglio laterale con Irminsul, Hugin e Munin

Sarcofago, dettaglio laterale con Irminsul, Hugin e Munin