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Ancient Chinese map of the Earth's northern sky. Part of the Dunhuang Star Atlas, the oldest known complete star atlas, dating back to the years 649 to 684. Discovered in the Silk Road town of Dunhuang in 1907.

“Ancient Chinese map of planet Earth’s northern sky is part of the Dunhuang Star Atlas, one of the most impressive documents in the history of astronomy. The oldest complete star atlas known, it dates.

last-picture-show: “ William Strang, Panchita Zorolla, 1912 ”

At the entrance are still tickets. Only the prices there are no longer correct.

Map of the river Tigris. From the Egyptian 11th century manuscript Kitāb Gharāʾib al-funūn wa-mulaḥ al-ʿuyūn

freakyfauna: “Map of the river Tigris. From the Egyptian century manuscript Kitāb Gharāʾib al-funūn wa-mulaḥ al-ʿuyūn (The Book of Curiosities of the Sciences and Marvels for the Eyes).

Isaac Walton and the Milkmaids (George Henry Boughton - )

Isaac Walton and the Milkmaids (George Henry Boughton - )