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Dragon’s head, c. 820 AD, woodcarving found at Oseberg Norway, height 51 cm

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Page from the Lindisfarne Gospels, c. 698 AD

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Dome of the Shah Mosque, Isfahan, Iran, 1611-1638

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Portrait of St. Matthew, from the Lindisfarne Gospels, 698 AD, 34 x 24 cm

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Chi-rho-iota page, Folio 34 recto of the Book of Kells, probably from Iona, Scotland, late 8th or early 9th century, tempera on vellum, 1'1” x 9 1⁄2”, Trinity College Library, Dublin

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St. Luke, c. 750 AD, from a gospel manuscript

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Equestrian portrait of Charlemagne, from Metz, Germany, early 9th century, bronze, originally gilt, 9½” high

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Aachen Cathedral, consecrated in 800 AD

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St. Matthew, c. 800 AD, from a gospel manuscript, probably painted at Aachen

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St. Matthew, c. 830 AD, from a gospel manuscript, probably painted at Reims

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Christ washing the Apostle’s feet, c. 1000, from the Gospel Book of Otto III

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Doors with relief panels of Genesis and life of Christ, by Bishop Bernward for Hildesheim Cathedral (Saint Michael’s), Hildesheim, Germany, 1015, bronze, 16’ 6” high

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Adam and Eve after the Fall, c.1015, from the bronze doors of Hildesheim Cathedral (Saint Michael’s)

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The Bayeux Tapestry, c. 1080, King Harold swears an oath to Duke William of Normandy (top), Returns to England (bottom), height of frieze 50 cm

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Crucifix, commissioned by Archbishop Gero for Cologne Cathedral Germany, c. 970, painted wood, height of figure 6’ 2”, Cathedral, Cologne