Category: ancient history

Construction certificate issued by King Nebuch…

Construction certificate issued by King Nebuchadnezzar II for the restoration of a Babylonian temple, 602-562 BC.

from The Kunsthistorisches Museum

Helmet covered with ornate decorations from …

Helmet covered with ornate decorations from the Zhou dynasty tomb complex of King Wu of Zhou, circa 1020 BC.

How They Did It : Dogs in Ancient Rome

How They Did It : Dogs in Ancient Rome

from Invicta

Embossed parade helmet of brass with figure …

Embossed parade helmet of brass with figure of Victory, from the Roman site at Newstead, late 1st century AD.

from The National Museum of Scotland

Etruscan bronze axe, Italy, 8th-7th century BC

Etruscan bronze axe, Italy, 8th-7th century BC

from Hermann Historica

Chinese iron scale armor, Han Dynasty, 202 BC …

Chinese iron scale armor, Han Dynasty, 202 BC – 220 AD.

Chinese bronze dagger axe, 6th-5th century BC

Chinese bronze dagger axe, 6th-5th century BC

from Ancient Resource Auctions

A suit of restored Han dynasty period iron l…

A suit of restored Han dynasty period iron lamellar armour, unearthed in Hohhot

Ceremonial bronze Roman cavalry helmet, 1st-3r…

Ceremonial bronze Roman cavalry helmet, 1st-3rd century AD.

Chinese soldiers, Zhou Dynasty, 1046-256 BC

Chinese soldiers, Zhou Dynasty, 1046-256 BC