valentinian iii


Royal Birthdays for today, July 2nd:

Valentinian III, Roman Emperor, 419

Maria I, Queen of Sicily, 1363

Louis V, Elector Palatine, 1478

Elizabeth Tudor, English Princess, 1492

Francesco III d'Este, Duke of Modena, 1698

Leopold, Prince of Salerno, 1790

Maria Theresa of Austria-Este, Queen of Bavaria, 1849

Olav V, King of Norway, 1903


Byzantine costume from the 4th to the 6th century;

Emperor Constantine and his mother Helena, 4th century

“Churchgoer and Lady of rank”, “Royal couple” and “Woman of rank and civil official”, 4th century

“Gala Placida and Valentinian III” and"Byzantine couple", 5th century

“Empress Theodora” and “Courtiers”, 6th century