Full size models of a bronze Adze and chisels found in a Foundation Deposit for Pharaoh Hatshepsut’s Temple. Individual pictures without catalog numbers in comments. Egypt, 18th dynasty. 1479 to 1458 B.C. [1200×842]

Full size models of a bronze Adze and chisels found in a Foundation Deposit for Pharaoh Hatshepsut’s Temple. Individual pictures without catalog numbers in comments. Egypt, 18th dynasty. 1479 to 1458 B.C. [1200×842]

Various Ottoman Firearms and pairs of Kilichlar and Yataghanlar. Roughly from the 17th and 18th Centuries. Eger Castle Museum in Eger, Hungary. [Potato Phone Cam 2160 x 3840]

Various Ottoman Firearms and pairs of Kilichlar and Yataghanlar. Roughly from the 17th and 18th Centuries. Eger Castle Museum in Eger, Hungary. [Potato Phone Cam 2160 x 3840]

Armoured reliquary of a saint, supposedly St Pancratius, from the Church of St Nicholas, Wil, Switzerland. It was removed from the Roman catacombs in the 1670s, although the silver gilt armour dates from the 18th century. [676 x 1024]

Armoured reliquary of a saint, supposedly St Pancratius, from the Church of St Nicholas, Wil, Switzerland. It was removed from the Roman catacombs in the 1670s, although the silver gilt armour dates from the 18th century. [676 x 1024]

Reconstructed broad collar made from faience beads. It possesses motifs of cornflowers, dates, lotus blossoms, poppy petals and persea fruit. Egypt, 18th dynasty. 1353 to 1336 B.C. [4000×3496]

Reconstructed broad collar made from faience beads. It possesses motifs of cornflowers, dates, lotus blossoms, poppy petals and persea fruit. Egypt, 18th dynasty. 1353 to 1336 B.C. [4000×3496]

Box containing a pottery vessel, two calcite vases, a pumice stone, an ivory comb, a shallow bronze cosmetic-dish, a pair of leather sandals, three fibre jar-lids, a reed double kohl-pot with application stick and an ivory pin. Tomb of Ani, Egypt (Thebes), 18th dynasty. 1550 to 1298 BC. [828×960]

Box containing a pottery vessel, two calcite vases, a pumice stone, an ivory comb, a shallow bronze cosmetic-dish, a pair of leather sandals, three fibre jar-lids, a reed double kohl-pot with application stick and an ivory pin. Tomb of Ani,… Continue Reading