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Kouřím - kostel sv. Štěpána, freska anděla na klenbě kaple sv. Kateřiny

Kouřím - kostel sv. Štěpána, freska anděla na klenbě kaple sv. Kateřiny

Love this painting of a portative organ. Do not know what the full painting is.

Love this painting of a portative organ. Do not know what the full painting is.

Furtmeyr-Bibel (Deutsche Bibel, Altes Testament, Bd. 1: Genesis - Rut) um 1468 - 1470 Sign. Cod.I.3.2.III (Oettingen-Wallersteinsche Bibliothek) Folio: 180v

Furtmeyr-Bibel (Deutsche Bibel, Altes Testament, Bd. 1: Genesis - Rut) um 1468 - 1470 Sign. Cod.I.3.2.III (Oettingen-Wallersteinsche Bibliothek) Folio: 180v

Royal 1 C VII f. 92 Bible (Joshua, Judges, Ruth, and I-IV Kings) (The 'Rochester Bible') England, S. E. (Rochester); 2nd quarter of the 12th century

Royal 1 C VII f. 92 Bible (Joshua, Judges, Ruth, and I-IV Kings) (The 'Rochester Bible') England, S. E. (Rochester); 2nd quarter of the 12th century

Cythara is supposed to have come from "Ki-Tar" would have meant in ancient Persian "three strings". Interesting to think that the pandura of ancient Greece was a tri-chord as well. The instrument is labeled "cithara" here. Same type of instrument shown in Stuttgart psaulter, 9th century.

Cythara is supposed to have come from "Ki-Tar" would have meant in ancient Persian "three strings". Interesting to think that the pandura of ancient Greece was a tri-chord as well. The instrument is labeled "cithara" here. Same type of instrument shown in Stuttgart psaulter, 9th century.

Holy leaf citole. MS Bodleian 264 - Roman d'Alexandre, folio  78r

Holy leaf citole. MS Bodleian 264 - Roman d'Alexandre, folio 78r

Four monkeys, including one wearing leash attached to box upon which it sits, playing psaltery; one playing bagpipe; and two seated together | Book of Hours | Netherlands, Utrecht | ca. 1490 | The Morgan Library & Museum

Four monkeys, including one wearing leash attached to box upon which it sits, playing psaltery; one playing bagpipe; and two seated together | Book of Hours | Netherlands, Utrecht | ca. 1490 | The Morgan Library & Museum

Salterio di Stoccarda IXsecolo folio 125r

Salterio di Stoccarda IXsecolo folio 125r

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