specularia

specularia

Windowpanes used in ancient Rome; usually made of thin sheets of mica (lapis specularis).
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Sugli orologiai: Giovanni Padovani, De compositione et usu multiformium horologiorum solarium (1582); Raffaele Mirami, Compendiosa introduzione alla prima parte della specularia (1582).
Compendiosa introdutione alla prima parte della specularia.
Gallen project Specularia comes to mind, for example) and also--more obviously--to that of his onetime teacher Michael Asher, whose subtle displacements addressed both the specific histories of the institutions in which he worked and the wider cultures in which those institutions were established.