The circles of rushes of the crown of thorns purportedly worn by Jesus Christ during crucifixion. Presented to King Louis IX of France by Baldwin II, the Latin Emperor of Constantinople in 1238 A.D. It was saved from the flames at Notre Dame in 2019 A.D. [550×550]

The circles of rushes of the crown of thorns purportedly worn by Jesus Christ during crucifixion. Presented to King Louis IX of France by Baldwin II, the Latin Emperor of Constantinople in 1238 A.D. It was saved from the flames… Continue Reading

Higgins boat on display in The National WWII Museum ~ The landing craft, vehicle, personnel (LCVP) or Higgins boat was a landing craft used extensively in amphibious landings in World War II. [2048×1366]

Higgins boat on display in The National WWII Museum ~ The landing craft, vehicle, personnel (LCVP) or Higgins boat was a landing craft used extensively in amphibious landings in World War II. [2048×1366]

The Emperor tamarin is a diminutive primate species from Peru, Bolivia and western Brazil, locally threatened by deforestation. This species is recognized by its amazing moustaches, reminiscent of those from German emperor Wilhelm II.

The Emperor tamarin is a diminutive primate species from Peru, Bolivia and western Brazil, locally threatened by deforestation. This species is recognized by its amazing moustaches, reminiscent of those from German emperor Wilhelm II.

Galactic core of the Milky Way, feat. Jupiter, Trifid and Lagoon nebulas. 60 sec exposure, Sony a7r ii, canon 135mm @ f2, ISO 2000, skywatcher mini mount [OC] [7952×5304]

Galactic core of the Milky Way, feat. Jupiter, Trifid and Lagoon nebulas. 60 sec exposure, Sony a7r ii, canon 135mm @ f2, ISO 2000, skywatcher mini mount [OC] [7952×5304]

Shield (steel, silver, gold: H. 25 in. (63.5 cm); W. 18 in. (45.7 cm); Wt. 7 lb. (3175 g) of Henry II of France (reigned 1547–59),France 1555[1456×1941]

Shield (steel, silver, gold: H. 25 in. (63.5 cm); W. 18 in. (45.7 cm); Wt. 7 lb. (3175 g) of Henry II of France (reigned 1547–59),France 1555[1456×1941]

Precision rifle: Ultimatum Deadline, IBI Barrels MTU in 6mm Competition Match, Schmidt and Bender PM II, Spuhr mount, Triggertech trigger. [OC][OS]

Precision rifle: Ultimatum Deadline, IBI Barrels MTU in 6mm Competition Match, Schmidt and Bender PM II, Spuhr mount, Triggertech trigger. [OC][OS]