Category: history

Polish scale armor, 16th-17th century.

Polish scale armor, 16th-17th century.

from The Polish Army Museum

US M3A1 scout car, World War II

US M3A1 scout car, World War II

from Rock Island Auctions

Bloodletting, Bone Brushes, and Tooth Keys: Wh…

Bloodletting, Bone Brushes, and Tooth Keys: White-Knuckle Adventures in Early Dentistry

Gem decorated jambiya, Arabian, 19th century.

Gem decorated jambiya, Arabian, 19th century.

Ivory hilted piha kaetta, Sri Lanka, 18th or 1…

Ivory hilted piha kaetta, Sri Lanka, 18th or 19th century.

from Hermann Historica

Gold etched morion from Milan, Italy, circa 15…

Gold etched morion from Milan, Italy, circa 1580.

from The Wallace Collection

One Hit Wonderland — In-a-Gadda-da-Vida …

One Hit Wonderland — In-a-Gadda-da-Vida by Iron Butterfly

from Todd in the Shadows

Byzantine “Greek Fire” incendiary grenades, 10…

Byzantine “Greek Fire” incendiary grenades, 10th-12th century AD.

from Timeline Auctions

The Art of “Star Wars”: The Force …

The Art of “Star Wars”: The Force Behind the Most Iconic Image in the Cinematic Universe

A Mughal coat of mail with each ring struck wi…

A Mughal coat of mail with each ring struck with an Arabic benediction. India, 16th-17th century.

from Auctions Imperial