Skip to main content

Numbers Collection

Background imageNumbers Collection: Tecton Bomb Shelter Design 830 People

Tecton Bomb Shelter Design 830 People
An architectural design showing a sectional view of a bomb shelter that can contain 830 people, numbers indicate features including entry ramps, air extracts and intakes, water sump

Background imageNumbers Collection: Palmistry map of the hand

Palmistry map of the hand
A palmistry map of the hand, labelling the different areas

Background imageNumbers Collection: Lilienthal No 11 Glider

Lilienthal No 11 Glider
Otto Lilienthal Taking-Off in His Normal Segelapparat Number 11 Gleitflug, at His Fliegeburg in Lichterfelde, Germany Date: 1895

Background imageNumbers Collection: Roulette, The Golden Nugget, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA

Roulette, The Golden Nugget, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
Roulette table at The Golden Nugget, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. Date: 1940s

Background imageNumbers Collection: Concepts / Philosophy / C15

Concepts / Philosophy / C15
Allegorical representation of Philosophy (the lady) accompanied by the writer and philosopher, Boece

Background imageNumbers Collection: Douglas C-124 Globemaster O-265406

Douglas C-124 Globemaster O-265406 in the museum at Kelly Air Force Base. This aircraft was scrapped when the airbase closed

Background imageNumbers Collection: Palace of the Normans. Byzantine mosaics at the Palatine Cha

Palace of the Normans. Byzantine mosaics at the Palatine Cha
Italy. Sicily. Palerm. Palace of the Normans. Byzantine mosaics at the Palatine Chapel. Christ with Saint Peter and Paul above the throne stage. 12 th century

Background imageNumbers Collection: Focke Wulf Ta 154 -too late to be encountered in any nu

Focke Wulf Ta 154 -too late to be encountered in any numbers, this was one of Germanys last night fighters

Background imageNumbers Collection: Specimens of type, Leadenhall Press, London

Specimens of type, Leadenhall Press, London
Specimens of type from The Leadenhall Press, Ltd, 50 Leadenhall Street, London EC. circa 1900

Background imageNumbers Collection: Pyne - Drover

Pyne - Drover
A SMITHFIELD DROVER Vast numbers of sheep and cattle are needed to feed the people of London, and Smithfield Market is where they are bought and sold

Background imageNumbers Collection: Paul Whiteman and his orchestra in the Rhapsody

Paul Whiteman and his orchestra in the Rhapsody in Blue sequence in The King of Jazz, Universal Pictures, 1930 Date: 1930

Background imageNumbers Collection: Childrens book adding

Childrens book adding
Teaching children simple counting in a Merry Days childrens book. Date: 1928

Background imageNumbers Collection: Super Train of Future

Super Train of Future
A gyro-balanced monorail, the super train of tomorrow will be a three-decker carrying great numbers of passengers at high speeds

Background imageNumbers Collection: Pythagoras & Boethius

Pythagoras & Boethius
PYTHAGORAS Greek philosopher and mathematician, depicted calculating with counters while BOETHIUS uses figures Date: 580? - 500? BC

Background imageNumbers Collection: Alfa Romeo 1900 M 'Matta'

Alfa Romeo 1900 M 'Matta', given the designation AR 51 ( AR - Autovettura da Ricognizione - Reconnaissance Car). A civilian version was also produced in limites numbers as the AR52. Date: circa 1990

Background imageNumbers Collection: Wallace and Sanna in one of their adagio dance numbers, 1928

Wallace and Sanna in one of their adagio dance numbers, 1928
Earlyne Wallace and John Sanna in one of their adagio dance numbers, 1928 Date: 1928

Background imageNumbers Collection: People with roulette wheel, Nevada, USA

People with roulette wheel, Nevada, USA
People gathered around a roulette wheel, Nevada, USA. Date: circa 1940s

Background imageNumbers Collection: Fowler Ploughing Engine team

Fowler Ploughing Engine team
Unidentified Fowler Ploughing Engine team. Ploughing engines worked as pairs and were usually consecutive build numbers and registration numbers. Date: 1959

Background imageNumbers Collection: Colombo, Sri Lanka - Lipton Ltd. Tea Company - Maddema Mills

Colombo, Sri Lanka - Lipton Ltd. Tea Company - Maddema Mills - note the ox-pulled tea wagons, each individually numbered (see also: 10296761). Date: circa 1905

Background imageNumbers Collection: Arbuthnot Trophy Marathon Team, HMS Royal Sovereign

Arbuthnot Trophy Marathon Team, HMS Royal Sovereign
Group photo of the Arbuthnot Trophy Marathon Team, HMS Royal Sovereign (battleship), 5 January 1931, Malta. The marathon was won by Hs Carter. Date: 1931

Background imageNumbers Collection: Group of children lining-up on the starting line for a race

Group of children lining-up on the starting line for a race
Sunny Snaps postcard showing a group of children lining-up on the starting line for a running race - South Coast holiday Camp resort. Date: 1936

Background imageNumbers Collection: Avro Roe 1 Biplane

Avro Roe 1 Biplane
Alliott Verdon Roe Standing Next to His Number 1 Biplane at Brooklands Date: 1907

Background imageNumbers Collection: Curtiss Model 42 R3C-1

Curtiss Model 42 R3C-1
United States Navy & Army - Curtiss Model 42 R3C-1, a racer for the 1925 season. Three were built for the Navy and Army all flown as R3C-1s with Navy serial numbers

Background imageNumbers Collection: White Star Line, pair of napkin rings with numbers

White Star Line, pair of napkin rings with numbers
White Star Line, rare pair of late 19th/early 20th century napkin rings numbered 265 and 233

Background imageNumbers Collection: Floral Clock, Hesketh Park, Southport, Lancashire

Floral Clock, Hesketh Park, Southport, Lancashire - Painted by William Carruthers Affleck for the Sevenoaks based publishing and printing company J

Background imageNumbers Collection: St Mary's Church, Cogges, near Witney, Oxfordshire

St Mary's Church, Cogges, near Witney, Oxfordshire
St Mary's Church, Cogges, interior view looking east from the north aisle, near Witney, Oxfordshire Date: 1930s

Background imageNumbers Collection: St Mary's Church, interior view looking west, Charlbury, Oxfordshire Date: 1930s

St Mary's Church, interior view looking west, Charlbury, Oxfordshire Date: 1930s

Background imageNumbers Collection: St Mary's Church, interior view looking east, Charlbury, Oxfordshire Date: 1930s

St Mary's Church, interior view looking east, Charlbury, Oxfordshire Date: 1930s

Background imageNumbers Collection: Interior of St George's Church, looking east, in the village of Brockworth

Interior of St George's Church, looking east, in the village of Brockworth, Gloucestershire Date: 1930s

Background imageNumbers Collection: White Star Line, RMS Titanic, blue and gilt saucer (back)

White Star Line, RMS Titanic, blue and gilt saucer (back)
White Star Line, RMS Titanic, rare cobalt blue and gilt saucer (back) with gilt Oceanic Steam Navigation Company OSNC initials to centre

Background imageNumbers Collection: White Star Line, RMS Titanic, OSNC blue and gilt saucer

White Star Line, RMS Titanic, OSNC blue and gilt saucer
White Star Line, RMS Titanic, rare cobalt blue and gilt saucer with gilt Oceanic Steam Navigation Company OSNC initials to centre

Background imageNumbers Collection: Blackburn B-88 YB. 1 WB797

Blackburn B-88 YB. 1 WB797
Blackburn B-88 YB.1 WB797, demonstrating single-engined flight at the SBAC Farnborough International Air Show held from 5-10 September 1950

Background imageNumbers Collection: Tecton Bomb Shelter Design 7, 600 People

Tecton Bomb Shelter Design 7, 600 People
An architectural design showing a sectional view of a bomb shelter that can contain 7, 600 people, numbers indicate features including the entrance ramps, air-lock and first raid post

Background imageNumbers Collection: A pair of nested tables

A pair of nested tables, catalogue numbers 595 and 596 Date: circa 1948

Background imageNumbers Collection: Dining table and chairs

Dining table and chairs:- catalogue numbers 8420 and 8409 respectively Date: circa 1948

Background imageNumbers Collection: The Fish Market, Venice

The Fish Market, Venice
A painting which depicts the busy scene of a fish market in Venice, Italy, beside a canal, customers can be seen in great numbers, bartering with merchants for their catch, which consists of fish

Background imageNumbers Collection: Mauretania and Empress of Britain - Shipbuilder magazines

Mauretania and Empress of Britain - Shipbuilder magazines
Ocean Liners - two souvenir numbers of The Shipbuilder and Marine Engine Builder depicting the Mauretania and the Empress of Britain. Date: 20th century

Background imageNumbers Collection: Three men in a rowing boat dwarfed next to prow of a steamer

Three men in a rowing boat dwarfed next to prow of a steamer
Three men in a small rowing boat dwarfed by the massive prow of a large steamship at (likely) Liverpool Docks, Merseyside

Background imageNumbers Collection: White Star Line - three pocket books

White Star Line - three pocket books
White Star Line - three rare pocket books. (1) 1893 hardbound booklet of tide tables, sailings, passages, etc. published by Ismay, Imrie & Co

Background imageNumbers Collection: Illustration for Capricorn, Erte

Illustration for Capricorn, Erte
Illustration for those born under Capricorn, showing a woman with Medusa shadow, goat, lucky days, mimosa and stone walls

Background imageNumbers Collection: Illustration for Sagittarius, Erte

Illustration for Sagittarius, Erte
Illustration for those born under Sagittarius, showing an archer aiming at a laurel wreath, whilst embracing a woman, with pansies, and numbers of the sign

Background imageNumbers Collection: Lotze Manuscript (Fragment)

Lotze Manuscript (Fragment)
Two manuscript leaves from Rudolph Hermann Lotze's Metaphysik, written and corrected in the same hand. Corrections are made in ink and red pencil. On paper

Background imageNumbers Collection: North American T-39A

North American T-39A
The North American T-39A section at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, with large numbers awaiting disposal. Date: circa 1990

Background imageNumbers Collection: RAF Fighter Squadron Markings

RAF Fighter Squadron Markings Date: 1938

Background imageNumbers Collection: Music cover, Turandot, opera by Giacomo Puccini

Music cover, Turandot, opera by Giacomo Puccini - separate vocal numbers Date: 1926

Background imageNumbers Collection: McDonnell Douglas F-4K Phantom FG. 1 XT861

McDonnell Douglas F-4K Phantom FG. 1 XT861
McDonnell Douglas F-4K Phantom FG.1 XT861 (msn 2383, base code V'), of 892 Naval Air Squadron, at RAF Leuchars. ( The base code V is odd, as Victorious never carried Phantoms)

Background imageNumbers Collection: The official Isi at his offering Table. From the tomb of Isi

The official Isi at his offering Table. From the tomb of Isi Probably at Sakkara. Limestone. 4th Dynastry, c. 2570-2450 BC. Old Kingdom. Reliefs. Detail. Hieroglyphs. Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek

Background imageNumbers Collection: Roman Art. Board game. Cube and bone dice. National Museum o

Roman Art. Board game. Cube and bone dice. National Museum of Roman Art. Merida. Spain



All Professionally Made to Order for Quick Shipping