His Marmoreal Calm

"The formal perfection and clarity of her prose recall the work of one of her heroes, Edward Gibbon. Yet she contemplated and described in rapid, vivid detail scenes of past and present horror that would have robbed even the unflappable historian of the Roman Empire of
his marmoreal calm."
Anthony Grafton, introduction to The Thirty Years War by C. V. Wedgwood

War mask
12th-14th centuries
 Mongolian or Tibetan 
Iron copper alloy
War mask
12th-14th centuries
Mongolian or TibetanĀ 
Iron copper alloy
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