Category: ancient history

Roman infantry officer and infantryman, mid to…

Roman infantry officer and infantryman, mid to late 4th century.

Ancient Ba Shu bronze dagger, China, 5th-3rd c…

Ancient Ba Shu bronze dagger, China, 5th-3rd century BC.

from Mandarin Mansion

The Fall of Pompey (48 BC)

The Fall of Pompey (48 BC)

from Historia Civilis

The Roman Triumph

The Roman Triumph

from Historia Civilis

Did the Roman Army use marching songs?

Did the Roman Army use marching songs?

from Invicta

How They Did It; Going to the Bathroom in Anci…

How They Did It; Going to the Bathroom in Ancient Rome

from Invicta

The Battle of Actium 31 BC

The Battle of Actium 31 BC

from Kings and Generals

Jade knife with ring pommel, Zhou Dynasty, 104…

Jade knife with ring pommel, Zhou Dynasty, 1046-770 BC.

from The Macao Museum of Art

Chinese bronze sword with inscriptions detaili…

Chinese bronze sword with inscriptions detailing year of make and swordsmith (which for some reason the source doesn’t detail), Warring States Period, 475-221 BC.

from The Macao Museum of Art

Sword of Fu Chai, King of Wu, Spring and Autum…

Sword of Fu Chai, King of Wu, Spring and Autumn Period, 770-476 BC

from The Macao Museum of Art