90 Miles From Tyranny : 30 Amazing Historic Artifacts..

Sunday, May 18, 2014

30 Amazing Historic Artifacts..


Here are 30 incredible historic artifacts. Some of these are a few hundred years old, others are thousands of years old!.


Armour for a Boy, probably Prince Henry Stuart 1608.





Chinese Qin Sword with Gold Openwork Handle 770 – 476 B.C.





Scythian golden comb 5th century BC.




Knife-and-Fork Set with Mars and Diana, ivory and iron 1650-1690.




Burmese bronze ‘dragon’ cannon, 1790.





Lewis chessmen – 12th century chess pieces, most of which are carved in walrus ivory.




Aztec Stone of the Sun – the exact purpose and meaning of the stone is unclear 14th-16th century.




Berlin Gold Hat – 490 grams of gold, overall height 745 mm, average thickness 0.6 mm. Made in the Late Bronze Age, circa 1,000 t.




Helmet Namban Boshi circa 1600.




Cuirass holed by a cannonball at Waterloo.


Don't miss the rest!


here:
http://imgur.com/gallery/oHiVH

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