Category Archives: Favorite Objects

Our Favorite Objects: Kristine

Horseman’s Targe (shield) painted with the Figure of Saint George and with the Coat of Arms of the Town of Zwickau Artist/maker unknown German, c. 1450 Made in Germany Possibly made in Zwickau, Saxony, Germany Wood; gessoed linen; silver; leather; … Continue reading

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Our Favorite Objects: Mackenzie

                    When I first saw the wall label for the Hawk’s Hood, I thought to myself, “Wait, they actually put hats on their birds? This must be the predecessor for dressing … Continue reading

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