The Sword of Stalingrad is a bejewelled ceremonial longsword specially forged and inscribed by command of King George VI of the United Kingdom as a token of homage from the British people to the Soviet defenders of the city during the Battle of Stalingrad. [1000×1000]

The Sword of Stalingrad is a bejewelled ceremonial longsword specially forged and inscribed by command of King George VI of the United Kingdom as a token of homage from the British people to the Soviet defenders of the city during the Battle of Stalingrad. [1000×1000]

Archaeologists almost literally fell into the tomb of a 1,200-year-old metallurgist during an excavation in Huarmey, Peru. The team from the Warsaw University’s Centre for Precolumbian Studies was exploring a ceremonial square. [6000×4000]

Archaeologists almost literally fell into the tomb of a 1,200-year-old metallurgist during an excavation in Huarmey, Peru. The team from the Warsaw University’s Centre for Precolumbian Studies was exploring a ceremonial square. [6000×4000]

“Ceremonial Officer Uniform of Her Majesty Empress Maria Fyodorovna’s Cavalry Guards Regiment (cuirass once belonged to Nicholas II)” Imperial Russia, 1900s. Material: tombac, steel, chamois, cloth, woolen cord, leather [1449×1920]

“Ceremonial Officer Uniform of Her Majesty Empress Maria Fyodorovna’s Cavalry Guards Regiment (cuirass once belonged to Nicholas II)” Imperial Russia, 1900s. Material: tombac, steel, chamois, cloth, woolen cord, leather [1449×1920]