Category: history

Silver mounted kukri set with ivory grips, Nep…

Silver mounted kukri set with ivory grips, Nepal, 19th century.

from Hermann Historica

Silver mounted Burmese dha, inscribed: “PRESEN…

Silver mounted Burmese dha, inscribed: “PRESENTED BY THE DEPUTY COMMISSIONER HANTAWADDY TO MG SAN MIN HEADMAN OF KHALA VILLAGE THONGA TOWNSHIP IN MARCH 1934″

Idol  6-7 century, early Slavs (Antes)

Idol 

6-7 century, early Slavs (Antes)

Engraved and silver plate Colt Bisley single a…

Engraved and silver plate Colt Bisley single action revolver with ivory grips, manufactured in 1901.

from Rock Island Auctions

The Wolf of Wall Street

The Wolf of Wall Street

from History Buffs

Gold and silver decorated Turkish miquelet tuf…

Gold and silver decorated Turkish miquelet tufenk, dated 1807.

from Hermann Historica

A matching pair of Vietnamese swords, second h…

A matching pair of Vietnamese swords, second half of the 19th century.

from Czerny’s International Auction House

Savage and North Figure 8 percussion navy revo…

Savage and North Figure 8 percussion navy revolver, circa 1850′s.

from Rock Island Auctions

18th Century Cooking —Cod with egg sauce

18th Century Cooking —Cod with egg sauce

from Townsends

Bronze sword from Luristan, 2nd-1st millennium…

Bronze sword from Luristan, 2nd-1st millennium BC.

from The Cleveland Museum of Art