Bronze weapon shaft decorated with silver spirals and dragon inlays. China, late Eastern Zhou, late Warring States or early Western Han dynasty. 300 BC to 100 AD. [2100×1179]

Bronze weapon shaft decorated with silver spirals and dragon inlays. China, late Eastern Zhou, late Warring States or early Western Han dynasty. 300 BC to 100 AD. [2100×1179]

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]

In the south of England, in the village of Stoke Gifford, the remains of a Roman villa were found. Among ruins was also discovered bronze lamp, which is dated to the 1st century CE. [615×433]

In the south of England, in the village of Stoke Gifford, the remains of a Roman villa were found. Among ruins was also discovered bronze lamp, which is dated to the 1st century CE. [615×433]

Ritual axe decorated with skulls and crown motifs. It’s made from gilded bronze and rock crystal. Kham region. Derge, Tibet or China. 16th to 17th century AD. [1642×2100]

Ritual axe decorated with skulls and crown motifs. It’s made from gilded bronze and rock crystal. Kham region. Derge, Tibet or China. 16th to 17th century AD. [1642×2100]

Cauldron made from bronze and wrought iron featuring two face finials and an inscription that might have been a excerpt from a poem. France or South Netherlands. 13th to 14th century AD. [1686×2063]

Cauldron made from bronze and wrought iron featuring two face finials and an inscription that might have been a excerpt from a poem. France or South Netherlands. 13th to 14th century AD. [1686×2063]

The Skallerup Wagon Cauldron (Denmark, 1300-1100 BC) – A cauldron on wheels made from bronze probably in Central Europe. The Cauldron was found in a burial mound together with a sword, an armring, a razor and textiles. The wagon was used as an urn for a prominent figure [1490 x 1480]

The Skallerup Wagon Cauldron (Denmark, 1300-1100 BC) – A cauldron on wheels made from bronze probably in Central Europe. The Cauldron was found in a burial mound together with a sword, an armring, a razor and textiles. The wagon was… Continue Reading

Roman belt buckle. Object is made of bronze and dated back to 3rd-4th century CE. It was found in large Roman villa rustica in Ćelije near Lajkovac (central Serbia). [797×600]

Roman belt buckle. Object is made of bronze and dated back to 3rd-4th century CE. It was found in large Roman villa rustica in Ćelije near Lajkovac (central Serbia). [797×600]

[OC] Bronze depiction of a Roman flag, bearing seven busts for the days of the week’s titular deities – Saturn, Sol, Luna, Mars, Mercury, Jupiter and Venus. Switzerland, IIIrd century AD. [2096×2904]

[OC] Bronze depiction of a Roman flag, bearing seven busts for the days of the week’s titular deities – Saturn, Sol, Luna, Mars, Mercury, Jupiter and Venus. Switzerland, IIIrd century AD. [2096×2904]