Luther in hell and Calvin in hell
Purchased thanks to donations by the Hempel family, François Micheli and Lorenzo Pedrazzini.
Jan Luyken, History of the Heresy of the Iconoclasts
Jan Luyken, History of the Heresy of the Iconoclasts, Amsterdam, 1685 (?). © MIR Geneva.
Luther Bible, Wittenberg, 1550. Frontispiece engraving. International Museum of the Reformation, Geneva.
Silver pocket watch with alarm, circa 1680
The Revocation of the Edict of Nantes
Bernard Dominicé, Silver pocket watch with alarm, circa 1680. Geneva, International Museum of the Reformation.
Clay bust of Jan Hus
Clay bust of Jan Hus in a wooden box, late-19th or early-20th century. Geneva, International Museum of the Reformation.
Gaspard de Coligny, Letter to his wife
Gaspard de Coligny, Letter to his wife Jacqueline d’Entremont, 18th August, 1572.
Loan from the Historical Museum of the Reformation, Geneva.
Martin Luther, Writings
Martin Luther, Ecrits. Première partie, Iéna, 1560. © MIR, Genève.
Satirical medal, Germany, circa 1543.
© MIR, Geneva
Portrait of Agrippa d’Aubigné
Auteur inconnu (école française), Portrait d’Agrippa d’Aubigné, huile sur toile, début 17e siècle. © Musée international de la Réforme, Genève.
A unique Bible
Between 4 June and 31 October 2017, more than 15,000 visitors participated in the printing of the 500th anniversary Bible on a press inspired by the one first invented by Johannes Gutenberg in 1453.