Extremely elaborate Dastana (Arm Guard) featuring Qur’anic inscriptions and floral motifs incorporated into its gold decor. Mughal India, 18th century. [2749×4000]

Extremely elaborate Dastana (Arm Guard) featuring Qur’anic inscriptions and floral motifs incorporated into its gold decor. Mughal India, 18th century. [2749×4000]

Norinco Type 80. Basically a Tokarev-spitting homage to the Mauser/Shaanxi Broomhandles that was extremely popular among early 20th Century Chinese armies. A

Norinco Type 80. Basically a Tokarev-spitting homage to the Mauser/Shaanxi Broomhandles that was extremely popular among early 20th Century Chinese armies. A

View of an extremely damaged Fort Sumter while still under Confederate control which was taken from Union lines during the American Civil War in Charleston Harbor, South Carolina August 23, 1863. [6632×3160]

View of an extremely damaged Fort Sumter while still under Confederate control which was taken from Union lines during the American Civil War in Charleston Harbor, South Carolina August 23, 1863. [6632×3160]