October 23, 2018
The third installment of Medieval Materiality tracks Italian materials on their journey away from Italy as they become reappropriated into artworks in other medieval cultural milieus.

January 28, 2018
Charlemagne died on 28 January 814.

April 2, 2017
Charlemagne was born 2 April 742 in what was then the Frankish Kingdom and died there in January 814.

October 9, 2016
On 9 October 768 Pope Stephen II saw Charlegmagne and Carloman I named kings of the Franks, paving the way for Charlegmagne’s eventual rise to emperor in 800.

August 27, 2016
Rococo sculptor and painter Agostino Cornacchini was born  27 August 1686 in in Pescia.

December 25, 2015
Charlemagne Crowned Imperator Romanorum by Pope Leo III on 25 December 800.

November 29, 2015
On 29 November 800, Charlemagne Arrived in Rome with a Mission to Investigate Corruption Charges Against Pope Leo III (r. 795-816).

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