A female Persian onager (Equus hemionus onager) and her offspring from Augsburg Zoo, Germany. This species is listed as endangered and is endemic to Iran. About 600 wild specimens are left in the wild. The specimens photographed are part of a captive breeding program.

A female Persian onager (Equus hemionus onager) and her offspring from Augsburg Zoo, Germany. This species is listed as endangered and is endemic to Iran. About 600 wild specimens are left in the wild. The specimens photographed are part of a captive breeding program.

Small bronze statue – the second image of a female gladiator known to exist, now in a museum in Germany, as being a depiction of a female gladiator. She is shown raising a small curved sword, known as a sica, in victory, and looking down at the ground, presumably at her fallen opponent [1200×1958]

Small bronze statue – the second image of a female gladiator known to exist, now in a museum in Germany, as being a depiction of a female gladiator. She is shown raising a small curved sword, known as a sica, in victory, and looking down at the ground, presumably at her fallen opponent [1200×1958]