Tuesday, 20 June 2017
17C American Women: 17C British Woman by Wenceslaus Hollar (European-b...: Wenceslaus Hollar (Czech artist, 1607-1677) 'Ornatus Muliebris Anglicanus. The severall 'Habits of Englishwomen, from the Nobilit...
Monday, 19 June 2017
Backsword (detail) presented to Prince Charles Edward Stuart by James, 3rd Duke of Perth c. 1740. — Pictures courtesy of National Museums Scotland.
Movement of a pocket watch dug up in a field near Prestonpans, made by I Moncrief of London, late 17th-early 18th century.
Tabard or herald’s coat, Scottish, early 18th century.
Targe possibly used by Macdonald of Keppoch at Culloden.
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Thursday, 15 June 2017
17C American Women: 17C British Woman by Wenceslaus Hollar (European-b...: We have few depictions of women in the 17C British American colonies, but the prints by Wenceslaus Hollar (1607-1677) allow us to see the...