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Xiii Century Collection

Step back in time to the XIII century, a period filled with historical marvels and cultural treasures

Background imageXiii Century Collection: Hereford mappa mundi (world map)

Hereford mappa mundi (world map)
3849688 Hereford mappa mundi (world map) by Richard of Haldingham (Richard de Bello) (fl.c.1260-1305); 158x133 cm; (add.info.: Hereford mappa mundi (world map)

Background imageXiii Century Collection: King John signing Magna Carta, Runnymede, Surrey, 1215 (chromolitho)

King John signing Magna Carta, Runnymede, Surrey, 1215 (chromolitho)
6032036 King John signing Magna Carta, Runnymede, Surrey, 1215 (chromolitho) by English School, (20th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: King John signing Magna Carta, Runnymede, Surrey, 1215)

Background imageXiii Century Collection: Portrait of the Queen of England Isabelle of France (Isabella of France) (1295-1358)

Portrait of the Queen of England Isabelle of France (Isabella of France) (1295-1358), Queen consort of King Edward I)
ELD4843473 Portrait of the Queen of England Isabelle of France (Isabella of France) (1295-1358), Queen consort of King Edward I)

Background imageXiii Century Collection: The military campaigns led by the Byzantine Emperor Leon VI 'The Wise'(866-912)

The military campaigns led by the Byzantine Emperor Leon VI "The Wise"(866-912)
AIS5344072 The military campaigns led by the Byzantine Emperor Leon VI " The Wise" (866-912) against the Bulgarians in 894, miniature from " Synopsis historiarum", c.1126-1150

Background imageXiii Century Collection: Otto IV, Margrave of Brandenburg and his wife, Hedwig of Holstein (colour litho)

Otto IV, Margrave of Brandenburg and his wife, Hedwig of Holstein (colour litho)
3101038 Otto IV, Margrave of Brandenburg and his wife, Hedwig of Holstein (colour litho) by German School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: Otto IV)

Background imageXiii Century Collection: The miraculous catch, miniature in the Sacred Bible, volume IV

The miraculous catch, miniature in the Sacred Bible, volume IV. New Testament. Manuscript on parchment made??, probably, in Sant Sadurni on the Roine (France) and completed in 1268

Background imageXiii Century Collection: 23rd International Eucharist Congress

23rd International Eucharist Congress
3785435 23rd International Eucharist Congress; (add.info.: 23rd International Eucharist Congress, Vienna, 12 - 15 September 1912 - advert (Internationaler eucharistischer Kongress Wien)

Background imageXiii Century Collection: Edward II

Edward II
3789742 Edward II; (add.info.: Edward II, portrait. King of England from 1307 until he was deposed in January 1327. 25 April 1284 - 21 September 1327)

Background imageXiii Century Collection: Ten-Armed Durga Slaying the Demon Mahisha, 12th-14th centuries (cast bronze)

Ten-Armed Durga Slaying the Demon Mahisha, 12th-14th centuries (cast bronze)
1068952 Ten-Armed Durga Slaying the Demon Mahisha, 12th-14th centuries (cast bronze) by Indian School; 22.07x14.45x8.42 cm; Dallas Museum of Art, Texas

Background imageXiii Century Collection: King John

King John
3789735 King John; (add.info.: John, King of England, portrait. Reigned from 1199 until 1216. 24 December 1166 - 18/19 October 1216)

Background imageXiii Century Collection: Madonna and Child (marble)

Madonna and Child (marble)
3527200 Madonna and Child (marble) by Arnolfo di Cambio (c.1245-1310); (add.info.: Museo dell'Opera del Duomo, Firenze)

Background imageXiii Century Collection: History of Paper: Paper trading in Samarkand

History of Paper: Paper trading in Samarkand
3787664 History of Paper: Paper trading in Samarkand; (add.info.: History of Paper: Paper trading in Samarkand ( Uzbekistan), 13th century

Background imageXiii Century Collection: Henry III

Henry III
3789738 Henry III; (add.info.: Henry III, also known as Henry of Winchester, portrait. King of England, Lord of Ireland and Duke of Aquitaine from 1216 until his death)

Background imageXiii Century Collection: King John

King John
3790417 King John; (add.info.: John, King of England, portrait. Reigned from 1199 until 1216. 24 December 1166 - 18/19 October 1216)

Background imageXiii Century Collection: Signing of the Magna Carta

Signing of the Magna Carta
3789843 Signing of the Magna Carta; (add.info.: Signing of the Magna Carta or The Great Charter of the Liberties of England)

Background imageXiii Century Collection: The Children's Crusade, 1212 (colour litho)

The Children's Crusade, 1212 (colour litho)
978004 The Children's Crusade, 1212 (colour litho) by Skinner, Edward Frederick (1865-1924); Private Collection; (add.info.: The Children's Crusade, 1212)

Background imageXiii Century Collection: Edward II

Edward II
3789740 Edward II; (add.info.: Edward II, portrait. King of England from 1307 until he was deposed in January 1327. 25 April 1284 - 21 September 1327)

Background imageXiii Century Collection: Henry III

Henry III
3789737 Henry III; (add.info.: Henry III, also known as Henry of Winchester, portrait. King of England, Lord of Ireland and Duke of Aquitaine from 1216 until his death)

Background imageXiii Century Collection: Signing of the Magna Carta

Signing of the Magna Carta
3789839 Signing of the Magna Carta; (add.info.: Signing of the Magna Carta or The Great Charter of the Liberties of England)

Background imageXiii Century Collection: King John

King John
3790386 King John; (add.info.: John, King of England, portrait. Reigned from 1199 until 1216. 24 December 1166 - 18/19 October 1216)

Background imageXiii Century Collection: Vanished Civilizations: Incan Causeway

Vanished Civilizations: Incan Causeway
3787628 Vanished Civilizations: Incan Causeway; (add.info.: Vanished Civilizations: Incan Causeway. Inca Empire extended down West coast of South America from Peru)

Background imageXiii Century Collection: Church of the Abbey of Sainte Genevieve

Church of the Abbey of Sainte Genevieve
3782164 Church of the Abbey of Sainte Genevieve; (add.info.: Church of the Abbey of Sainte Genevieve, front view. Founded by Clovis and rebuilt from the 11th to 13th Centuries)

Background imageXiii Century Collection: Nativity, scene from The Breslau Psalter, f.16r, c.1255-67 (parchment, gold & ink)

Nativity, scene from The Breslau Psalter, f.16r, c.1255-67 (parchment, gold & ink)
8601275 Nativity, scene from The Breslau Psalter, f.16r, c.1255-67 (parchment, gold & ink) by German School, (13th century); 32.6x22.7 cm; Fitzwilliam Museum, University of Cambridge

Background imageXiii Century Collection: Floris V, Count of Holland and Zeeland. (print)

Floris V, Count of Holland and Zeeland. (print)
7420022 Floris V, Count of Holland and Zeeland. (print) by Rochussen, Charles (1824-94) (after); (add.info.: Floris V, Count of Holland and Zeeland, 1256 - 1296)

Background imageXiii Century Collection: Marco Polo, 19th century (medal)

Marco Polo, 19th century (medal)
542203 Marco Polo, 19th century (medal) by Fabris, Antonio (19th century); (add.info.: Marco Polo (1254-1324) Venetian traveller and merchant

Background imageXiii Century Collection: Dante Alighieri meets Beatrice, ca 1900 (postcard)

Dante Alighieri meets Beatrice, ca 1900 (postcard)
7422863 Dante Alighieri meets Beatrice, ca 1900 (postcard) by Rossetti, Dante Gabriel (1828-82) (after); (add.info.: Literature)

Background imageXiii Century Collection: Ms 404 fol.3v Jesus walking on the water, 12th-13th century (vellum)

Ms 404 fol.3v Jesus walking on the water, 12th-13th century (vellum)
XIR155978 Ms 404 fol.3v Jesus walking on the water, 12th-13th century (vellum) by Armenian School; Armenian Cathedral and Museum, Julfa, Isfahan, Iran; (add.info.: Christ walking on the waters;)

Background imageXiii Century Collection: Marco Polo's ship, 1909 (engraving)

Marco Polo's ship, 1909 (engraving)
3781494 Marco Polo's ship, 1909 (engraving) by Yule, Henry (1820-89) (after); (add.info.: Marco Polo's ship. Engraving from The Book of Ser Marco Polo, c. 1299)

Background imageXiii Century Collection: Portrait of Marco Polo, 1857 (litho)

Portrait of Marco Polo, 1857 (litho)
BAL76609 Portrait of Marco Polo, 1857 (litho) by Dolfino, (19th century); Biblioteca Nazionale, Turin, Italy

Background imageXiii Century Collection: Inca Wall, Cusco, Peru, 2015. Creator: Luis Rosendo

Inca Wall, Cusco, Peru, 2015. Creator: Luis Rosendo
12 angle stone detail on Inca Wall in Cusco, Cuzco Imperial City. Inca Rocas Palace, circa 13th century located on the Hatun Rumiyoc Street. Solid rock construction

Background imageXiii Century Collection: Burg Eltz Castle at sunrise, Wierschem, Rhineland Palatinate, Germany

Burg Eltz Castle at sunrise, Wierschem, Rhineland Palatinate, Germany

Background imageXiii Century Collection: Elevated view of Dunluce Castle, Bushmills, County Atrim, Northern Ireland, UK

Elevated view of Dunluce Castle, Bushmills, County Atrim, Northern Ireland, UK

Background imageXiii Century Collection: Ashford Castle and its gardens, Leaf Island, Cong, Galway, Ireland, Northern Europe

Ashford Castle and its gardens, Leaf Island, Cong, Galway, Ireland, Northern Europe

Background imageXiii Century Collection: Interior of Westminster Abbey, London (b/w photo)

Interior of Westminster Abbey, London (b/w photo)
CLF294220 Interior of Westminster Abbey, London (b/w photo) by Evans, Frederick Henry (1853-1943); (add.info.: main part of present building begun by King Henry III in 1245; statue of Robert Peel)

Background imageXiii Century Collection: View of the church and the Priest's House from the terrace at Brympton d'Evercy

View of the church and the Priest's House from the terrace at Brympton d'Evercy
CLF310465 View of the church and the Priest's House from the terrace at Brympton d'Evercy, from 100 Favourite Houses (b/w photo) by English Photographer

Background imageXiii Century Collection: Interior of Westminster Abbey (b/w photo) (see also 294192)

Interior of Westminster Abbey (b/w photo) (see also 294192)
CLF294192 Interior of Westminster Abbey (b/w photo) (see also 294192) by Evans, Frederick Henry (1853-1943); (add.info.: main part of present building begun by King Henry III in 1245;)

Background imageXiii Century Collection: Statues of eminent figures buried in Westminster Abbey, London (b/w photo)

Statues of eminent figures buried in Westminster Abbey, London (b/w photo)
CLF294189 Statues of eminent figures buried in Westminster Abbey, London (b/w photo) by Evans, Frederick Henry (1853-1943); (add.info)

Background imageXiii Century Collection: Poets Corner, Westminster Abbey, London (b/w photo)

Poets Corner, Westminster Abbey, London (b/w photo)
CLF294181 Poets Corner, Westminster Abbey, London (b/w photo) by Evans, Frederick Henry (1853-1943); (add.info.: main part of present building begun by King Henry III in 1245; memorials to poets)

Background imageXiii Century Collection: Interior of Westminster Abbey, London (b/w photo)

Interior of Westminster Abbey, London (b/w photo)
CLF294177 Interior of Westminster Abbey, London (b/w photo) by Evans, Frederick Henry (1853-1943); (add.info.: main part of present building begun by King Henry III in 1245;); © Country Life

Background imageXiii Century Collection: The nave looking east, Westminster Abbey, London (b/w photo) (see 294222)

The nave looking east, Westminster Abbey, London (b/w photo) (see 294222)
CLF294224 The nave looking east, Westminster Abbey, London (b/w photo) (see 294222) by Evans, Frederick Henry (1853-1943); (add.info)

Background imageXiii Century Collection: Interior of the North Transept, Westminster Abbey, London (b/w photo)

Interior of the North Transept, Westminster Abbey, London (b/w photo)
CLF294201 Interior of the North Transept, Westminster Abbey, London (b/w photo) by Evans, Frederick Henry (1853-1943); (add.info)

Background imageXiii Century Collection: Inner doorway in Westminster Abbey, London (b/w photo)

Inner doorway in Westminster Abbey, London (b/w photo)
CLF294200 Inner doorway in Westminster Abbey, London (b/w photo) by Evans, Frederick Henry (1853-1943); (add.info.: main part of present building begun by King Henry III in 1245;); © Country Life

Background imageXiii Century Collection: Newstead Abbey, from 100 Favourite Houses (b/w photo)

Newstead Abbey, from 100 Favourite Houses (b/w photo)
CLF310433 Newstead Abbey, from 100 Favourite Houses (b/w photo) by English Photographer, (20th century); (add.info.: the priory church (on left)

Background imageXiii Century Collection: Tombs in Westminster Abbey, London (b/w photo)

Tombs in Westminster Abbey, London (b/w photo)
CLF294198 Tombs in Westminster Abbey, London (b/w photo) by Evans, Frederick Henry (1853-1943); (add.info.: main part of present building begun by King Henry III in 1245;); © Country Life

Background imageXiii Century Collection: Interior of Westminster Abbey, looking towards the High Altar (b/w photo)

Interior of Westminster Abbey, looking towards the High Altar (b/w photo)
CLF294197 Interior of Westminster Abbey, looking towards the High Altar (b/w photo) by Evans, Frederick Henry (1853-1943); (add.info)

Background imageXiii Century Collection: The castle block, Beverston Castle, from Country Houses of the Cotswolds (b/w photo)

The castle block, Beverston Castle, from Country Houses of the Cotswolds (b/w photo)
CLF320615 The castle block, Beverston Castle, from Country Houses of the Cotswolds (b/w photo) by English Photographer, (20th century); (add.info.: founded by Maurice de Gaunt in 1229)

Background imageXiii Century Collection: Entrance to the gatehouse, Beverston Castle, from Country Houses of the Cotswolds (b/w photo)

Entrance to the gatehouse, Beverston Castle, from Country Houses of the Cotswolds (b/w photo)
CLF320666 Entrance to the gatehouse, Beverston Castle, from Country Houses of the Cotswolds (b/w photo) by English Photographer

Background imageXiii Century Collection: The east gatehouse, Beverston Castle, from Country Houses of the Cotswolds (b/w photo)

The east gatehouse, Beverston Castle, from Country Houses of the Cotswolds (b/w photo)
CLF320616 The east gatehouse, Beverston Castle, from Country Houses of the Cotswolds (b/w photo) by English Photographer, (20th century); (add.info.: founded by Maurice de Gaunt in 1229)



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Step back in time to the XIII century, a period filled with historical marvels and cultural treasures. Explore the Hereford Mappa Mundi, a captivating world map that offers a glimpse into medieval cartography. Admire the regal Portrait of Queen Isabella of France, who graced England as Queen consort during the reign of King Edward I. Delve into 19th-century engravings depicting Otto IV, Margrave of Brandenburg, and his wife Hedwig of Holstein. Immerse yourself in the military campaigns led by Byzantine Emperor Leon VI "The Wise" against the Bulgarians in 894; witness this epic clash through an exquisite miniature from "Synopsis Historiarum, " an illuminated manuscript dating back to the 12th century. Marvel at The Miraculous Catch depicted in a miniature within Volume IV of the Sacred Bible. Transport yourself to Westminster Abbey's awe-inspiring interior captured in timeless black-and-white photographs. Stand in awe before its grandeur and contemplate history within its hallowed walls. Gaze upon statues honoring eminent figures buried there and wander through Poets Corner where literary giants find eternal rest. Capture breathtaking views from Brympton d'Evercy's terrace, overlooking a picturesque church and Priest's House—a sight cherished for centuries. Let your imagination soar as you step inside Westminster Abbey once more—its intricate details preserved forever on film. Feel humbled by the nave looking east—an iconic view within Westminster Abbey that has captivated visitors throughout history. Allow these images to transport you back to an era when artistry flourished, faith was paramount, and every corner held stories waiting to be discovered. Experience all this and more as you journey through time into one of humanity's most remarkable epochs—the XIII century—a testament to human ingenuity and enduring legacy.