Strangely curious about <em>Wunderkammern</em>?

Strangely curious about Wunderkammern?

Popular in the sixteenth century, Wunderkammern or ‘Cabinets of Curiosities’ were expansive collections of valuable, rare or historically significant objects gathered by wealthy nobles or scholars during expeditions and trading voyages. The objects were selected to evoke wonder in the viewer, and reveal the fascinations and preoccupations of the Age of Discovery. Continue reading