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  • John Dee's spirit mirror

    Object Created date: 14th–16th century

    This black spirit mirror and other magical objects are thought to have been owned by John Dee (1527–1608/9), the Elizabe...

  • Miniatures of nuns and monks praying, c. 1430

    Manuscript, Painting, Illustration, Image Created date: c. 1405 - c. 1430

    These delicate paintings show nuns and monks praying in their stalls. They are part of a series of miniatures in an orna...

  • Painting of Santiago the Moor-slayer

    Painting, Image Created date: 15th Century

    This 15th-century Spanish painting depicts the so-called ‘Santiago Matamoros’ or ‘Saint James the Moor-slayer’. As in ma...

  • Sefer Torah Or 1462

    Manuscript, Scroll Created date: 15th century CE

    The Torah Scroll is the holiest and most valued object in Judaism. It is the physical expression of the Jewish people’s ...