Brooch, 970–1030  Ottonian (probably northern Italy)  Gold with pearls, glass, and cloisonné enamel

Brooch, 970–1030 Ottonian (probably northern Italy) Gold with pearls, glass, and cloisonné enamel

Ottonian crown on display at Essen's cathedral treasury, circa 1100. Long believed to be the infant crown of king of Romans Otto III.

Ottonian crown on display at Essen's cathedral treasury, circa 1100. Long believed to be the infant crown of king of Romans Otto III.

Very Rare image of Henry II (972-1024) King of Italy and Germany also Holy Roman Emperor during the time of the Ottonian Dynasty. From the Sacramentary of Henry II (1002 -1014). Undeniable proof of so called black presence throughout Europe.

Very Rare image of Henry II (972-1024) King of Italy and Germany also Holy Roman Emperor during the time of the Ottonian Dynasty. From the Sacramentary of Henry II (1002 -1014). Undeniable proof of so called black presence throughout Europe.

The Storm at Sea, from the Gospel of the Abbess Hitda, C.1020 (Vellum) Giclee Print by Ottonian Movement at Art.com

The Storm at Sea, from the Gospel of the Abbess Hitda, C.1020 (Vellum) Giclee Print by Ottonian Movement at Art.com

Golden Madonna of Essen (detail). Wooden core covered with sheets of thin gold leaf. Dated around the year 980. The oldest known sculpture of the Madonna, and one of the few major works of art to survive from Ottonian times. Author: 	Martin Engelbrecht.

Golden Madonna of Essen (detail). Wooden core covered with sheets of thin gold leaf. Dated around the year 980. The oldest known sculpture of the Madonna, and one of the few major works of art to survive from Ottonian times. Author: Martin Engelbrecht.

Sacramentary   Decorated Initial D  	      Attributed to Nivardus of Milan  Ottonian, Fleury, France, about 1000 - 1025  Tempera colors, gold, and silver on parchment    9 1/8 x 7 1/16 in.  MS. LUDWIG V 1, FOL. 9

Sacramentary Decorated Initial D Attributed to Nivardus of Milan Ottonian, Fleury, France, about 1000 - 1025 Tempera colors, gold, and silver on parchment 9 1/8 x 7 1/16 in. MS. LUDWIG V 1, FOL. 9

"The Mathilda Cross"  --  Circa 973  --  Essen Cathedral  --  North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany

"The Mathilda Cross" -- Circa 973 -- Essen Cathedral -- North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany

Panel with Christ and the Four Symbols of the Evangelists, carved ca. 1050  Ottonian (possibly Fulda, Germany)  Ivory

Panel with Christ and the Four Symbols of the Evangelists, carved ca. 1050 Ottonian (possibly Fulda, Germany) Ivory

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