The Lost World

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Constantinople before the Fall. "Time in its irresistible and ceaseless flow carries along on its flood all created things and drowns them in the depths of obscurity". Princess Anna Comnena (1083–1153) - Byzantine historian

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Byzantine Gold, Sapphire, Emerald, Garnet & Pearl Pendant c - Century AD Byzantine Gold, Byzantine Jewelry, Renaissance Jewelry, Medieval Jewelry, Ancient Jewelry, Old Jewelry, Antique Jewelry, Jewelery, Vintage Jewelry

A BYZANTINE GOLD, SAPPHIRE, EMERALD, GARNET AND PEARL PENDANT ON A GOLD AND EMERALD CHAIN , CIRCA 6TH-7TH CENTURY A.D.

CIRCA 6TH-7TH CENTURY A.D.

Earring with Openwork, early Byzantine period, Century. gold with a rock crystal bead Earring with Openwork Byzantium, early Byzantine period, Century Date: Medium: gold with a rock crystal bead Dimensions: Overall - cm inches) Byzantine Jewelry, Medieval Jewelry, Ancient Jewelry, Antique Jewelry, Vintage Jewelry, Byzantine Gold, Viking Jewelry, Ethnic Jewelry, Jewelry Art

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Earring with Openwork Byzantium, early Byzantine period, 7th-9th Century Date: 600-800 Medium: gold with a rock crystal bead Dimensions: Overall - h:4.20 cm (h:1 5/8 inches)

The mosaics in the Great Basilica of Heraclea Lyncestis, Macedonia. Though not in Greece, mosaics are not uncommon in Greek art. Mosaics are pictures that are made up of small pieces of stone, tile or glass. Ancient Rome, Ancient Greece, Ancient History, Ancient Aliens, Roman History, Art History, European History, American History, Gizeh

Natural Area Rugs

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Petra Byzantine church mosaic floor, and centuries. First built over Nabataean and Roman remains around 450 AD. It may have been a major and cathedral, which is intriguing given the other evidence of Petra’s decline after a 363 AD earthquake. Ancient City, Ancient Ruins, Ancient Rome, Ancient History, Mayan Ruins, European History, Ancient Artifacts, Ancient Greece, American History

Petra Church – Mosaic Floors – Petra, Jordan

Glimpse of Petra Treasury on Flickr - by charlietyack Where is Petra? Petra is a spectacular ancient Nabataean city in western Jordan. With massive façades that have been carved entirely out of the existing red sandstone, Petra's magnificent temples and tombs are like no other religious buildings in the world, and the surrounding rugged landscape…

Byzantine gold earrings, c. A pair of gold lunate earrings each with a twisted wire loop and floral stud pin supporting a hollow bifid crescent pendant with granule decoration in lines, lozenges and flowers. Byzantine Gold, Byzantine Jewelry, Medieval Jewelry, Ancient Jewelry, Antique Jewelry, Vintage Jewelry, Viking Jewelry, Greek Jewelry, Gold Jewelry

Byzantine Gold Earrings - Lot No. 317

Circa 10th-12th century AD. A pair of gold lunate earrings each with a twisted wire loop and floral stud pin supporting a hollow bifid crescent pendant with granule decoration in lines, lozenges and flowers.

Oh how I wanted to name one of the girls Ravenna after this place.Ravenne (Italie) - Basilique Saint-Vital / Basilica di San Vitale (VIe) by Rome Florence, Ravenna Italy, Byzantine Art, Cathedral Church, Early Christian, Italian Art, Chapelle, Medieval Art, Place Of Worship

Ravenna (Italy) - Basilique Saint-Vital / Basilica di San Vitale (VIe) by Filou30

Earring with Openwork, early Byzantine period, Century. gold with a rock crystal bead Earring with Openwork Byzantium, early Byzantine period, Century Date: Medium: gold with a rock crystal bead Dimensions: Overall - cm inches) Byzantine Jewelry, Medieval Jewelry, Ancient Jewelry, Antique Jewelry, Vintage Jewelry, Byzantine Gold, Viking Jewelry, Ethnic Jewelry, Jewelry Art

Earring with Openwork

Byzantium, early Byzantine period, 7th-9th Century, gold with a rock crystal bead, Overall: h. 4.2 cm (1 5/8 in.). Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. Wade 1916.122

Exterior of the Byzantine Othodox monastery of Pantanassa, in Mystras town, Laconia unit, Peloponnese, a UNESCO World Heritage Site Byzantine Architecture, Historical Architecture, Myconos, Archaeological Site, Place Of Worship, Greece Travel, Greek Islands, World Heritage Sites, Places To Visit

Ancient Greek Theatre of Delphi, Delphi Archaeological site, Delphi, Greece | Funkystock Picture & Image Library Resource

Ancient Greek Theatre of Delphi, Delphi Archaeological site, Delphi, Greece

Dome in Chora Museum, with Angelic presence surrounding the Madonna and Child, Istanbul, Turkey-- Orthodox murals Byzantine Architecture, Art And Architecture, Christian Artwork, Serenity, Byzantine Art, Cathedral Church, Madonna And Child, Fresco, Istanbul Turkey

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Dome in Chora Museum, with Angelic presence surrounding the Madonna and Child, Istanbul, Turkey

Crossbow Brooch Date ca. 400 Geography: Made in Rome/Constantinople Culture: Late Roman or Byzantine Medium: Gold Dimensions: Overall: 4 x 2 x 1 in. x x 4 cm)Crossbow Brooch Medieval Jewelry, Ancient Jewelry, Antique Jewelry, Roman Jewelry, Byzantine Art, Byzantine Jewelry, Early Middle Ages, Find Objects, Crossbow

Crossbow Brooch Date: ca. 400 Geography: Made in, Rome/Constantinople Culture: Late Roman or Byzantine Medium: Gold

the century Byzantine settlement of Mystras, Laconia, Peloponnese, Greece (one of my favourite sites of cultural importance to visit anywhere - so peaceful, green and the ruins are fascinating) Byzantine Architecture, Architecture Details, Beautiful Buildings, Beautiful Places, Nature Beach, Ancient Greece, Greece Travel, Beautiful Islands, Places To See

the 13th century Byzantine settlement of Mystras, Laconia, Peloponnese, Greece (one of my favourite sites of cultural importance to visit anywhere - so peaceful, green and the ruins are fascinating)