Category Archives: Ancient

Ancient British period. Fashion history of England.

British savages. Cimmerii. Cimbrians. Celtae. Celts

Ancient Britons

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The Ancient British period.

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Cyrus II of Persia on the Battle Field.

Cyrus II. Persia. Scythed chariots. Battle Field. Costumes. Ancient. Weapons

Cyrus II of Persia on the Battle Field.

Cyrus II of Persia

Born around 590 BC to 580 BC; died August 530 BC.

Asia Tempi Antichi. Persia. Ciro sul campo di Battaglia.

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The dawn of christianity in Britain.

Ancient, Britain, christianity, Saxon, 3rd century, costumes,history

The first preaching of christianity in Britain.

THE DAWN OF CHRISTIANITY IN BRITAIN.

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Celt and Roman. History of England.

Celt. British priestesses costumes. Roman empire. Celtic England

Roman British priestesses. 3rd century.

Celt and Roman. History of England 43 BC to 440 AD.

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Bushman paintings from South Africa

San Bushman paintings. South Africa. Schooma, Xalanga, Ettrik, Kala

Fig. 1. Schooma, Xalanga. Fig. 2. Ettrik, Kala. Fig. 3. Jochemspruit, Barkly East. Fig.4. Minard, Xalanga. Fig. 5. Jochemspruit, Barkly East.
Fig. 6. Flooikraal. Fig. 7. Schooma, Xalanga. Fig. 8. Dorishmore, Kala.

Bushman paintings from South Africa

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Dinner at Crisso. In the house of the bishop of Salona.

The bishop of Salona. Crisso Greece. Ottoman empire costumes 19th century

Dinner at Crisso. The bishop of Salona.

Dinner at Crisso. In the house of the bishop of Salona.

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The Barbarian Invasions. The Migration Period.

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Barbarian migration maps. Barbarian Migrations history. Europe Apres l'Invasion de Barbares.

The Migration Period in Europe, 395-527 A. D.

The Barbarian Invasions.

The Migration Period in Europe, 395-527 A. D.

ON the death of THEODOSIUS THE GREAT, in 395 A.D., the Empire was divided between his sons. Flavius Arcadius taking the eastern, Flavius Honorius the western, half. Four Prefectures have now become a fixed territorial division; the realm of Honorius embraces the Prefectures of Gaul and Italy, that of Arcadius the Prefectures of Illyricum (Illyria) and the East (The Diocese of Western Illyricum belongs to the Prefecture of Italy.). About the same time the invasion of Greece by the Visigoths under Alaric I (396 A. D.) began the series of movements which resulted in the breaking up of the western half of the Empire into German kingdoms-the great historical feature of the fifth century.

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Roman Britain. Maps, Places, Tribes.

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Roman Britain. Ancient map. Historical atlas. Roman empire. England tribes.

Roman Britain

Roman Britain

Roman Empire. The Romans in Britain. Maps, Places, Tribes. Historical atlas.

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Entrance to the Tower of the Winds at Athens.

Tower of Winds. ancient Greece architecture. Sufi. Whirling dervishes. Ottoaman empire.

Entrance to the Tower of Winds

Entrance to the Tower of the Winds at Athens.

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