Neatorama Posts Tagged "medieval"
Dragon-Mounted Writing Desk...

The Gospel of Mark is the shortest of the four can...  ...was written under demanding conditions. Here's a medieval manuscript illumination showing Mark in a portabl...  ...ng the First Century.This image comes courtesy of medieval book historian Erik Kwakkel. I interviewed him a...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/02/17/Dragon-Mounted-Writing-Desk/
Portents of Doom from 16th-century Germany...

If you cannot picture the End of Days in your mind, here's a place to start. Joshua P. Waterman recently compiled a collection of gouache and watercolor paintings produced around the year 1552 that illustrate the apocaly...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/01/25/Portents-of-Doom-from-16th-century-Germany/
Conjoined Twins in 10th Century Byzantium...

There are few accounts of conjoined twins from ant...  ...one twin when the other died. Read their story at Medievalists .net. -via TYWKIWDBI

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/01/14/Conjoined-Twins-in-10th-Century-Byzantium/
How to Make a Cooked Bird Sing, c. 1450...

(Photo: Luttrell Psalter, British Library)The Viviender is a Fifteenth Century book written in Middle French. It contains 60 recipies as well as household tips and medical advice. One of the recipies is ideal for Thanksg...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/11/29/How-to-Make-a-Cooked-Bird-Sing-c-1450/
Top 10 Monsters of the Middle Ages...

(Image: Paul K) Medievalists has a roundup of your favorite beasts from the Eu...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/10/16/Top-10-Monsters-of-the-Middle-Ages/
The Vegetable Lamb of Tartary...

In the Middle Ages, certain texts described a plan...  ...n uncivilized sections of Europe and Central Asia. Medieval texts described two varieties of the Vegetable La...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/09/15/The-Vegetable-Lamb-of-Tartary/
Now That's A Costume For A Dark Knight...

Can't decide between dressing in your favorite superhero costume or like a knight? Then do both with this brilliant suit of armor by Etsy seller CreationsChristopher. Of course, you might need to be Bruce Wayne to actual...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/09/13/Now-Thats-A-Costume-For-A-Dark-Knight/
How to Treat College Freshmen in 1495...

(Image: University of Wisconsin-Platte)Ask the Pas...  ...te)Ask the Past is a delightful blog that conveys medieval advice to modern readers. For example, would you...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/08/28/How-to-Treat-College-Freshmen-in-1495/
Medieval Yoda

Long ago, in a kingdom far, far away, a young Jedi...  ...bike for a lance and a sturgeon. Erik Krawkkel, a medieval book historian, spotted this image in a Fourteent...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/08/02/Medieval-Yoda/
Clever Medieval Bookmark Could Be Useful Today

This flexible bookmark design could be useful for...  ...d be useful for large tomes even in modern times. Medieval book historian Erik Krakkel explains how it was u...  ...line where he had stopped reading. Since an open medieval book often presented four text columns, the reade...  ...left off. In this case we...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/06/30/Clever-Medieval-Bookmark-Could-Be-Useful-Today/
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