A Damn Awesome Collection of Some Artifacts from Ancient Dynasties in the World

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History can be a great teacher in our lives. Some are fascinated by its mystery because there is no way for us to see what things or lives are like in the past. However, if you are somewhat a history fan, then you should really have a look at this collection of some awesome artifacts from the past. The sword and uniforms in the ancient military show the greatness of the nation at that time. If you’re not that interested in this stuff, then you should also check it up, at least the feeling of showing around the sword of an emperor while he cannot hurt you is not so bad. ( via: imgur )

Elephant armour from 17th century (India). It’s composed of 5,840 plates and weighs 118kg

A Damn Awesome Collection of Some Artifacts from Ancient Dynasties in the World

Joyeuse – Charlemagne’s personal sword

A Damn Awesome Collection of Some Artifacts from Ancient Dynasties in the World

Armor of George Clifford (1558–1605)

A Damn Awesome Collection of Some Artifacts from Ancient Dynasties in the World

Throne of Charlemagne in Aachen. Until 1531, it served as the coronation throne the Kings of Germany, being used at a total of thirty-one coronations.

A Damn Awesome Collection of Some Artifacts from Ancient Dynasties in the World

Sword with inlaid openwork hilt, Spring and Autumn period (770–476 BCE, excavated at Taigongmiao village, Yangjiagou in Baoji, Shaanxi, 1978)

A Damn Awesome Collection of Some Artifacts from Ancient Dynasties in the World
A Damn Awesome Collection of Some Artifacts from Ancient Dynasties in the World

Codex Gigas, so called “Devil’s Bible”. According to the legend, Lucifer himself helped in its creation. (Early 13th century – more info)

A Damn Awesome Collection of Some Artifacts from Ancient Dynasties in the World

Galileo’s original telescope

A Damn Awesome Collection of Some Artifacts from Ancient Dynasties in the World

Al-Ma’thur, one of the nine swords of prophet Muhammad

A Damn Awesome Collection of Some Artifacts from Ancient Dynasties in the World

Michelangelo’s Handwritten 16th-Century Grocery List

A Damn Awesome Collection of Some Artifacts from Ancient Dynasties in the World

Bows, Arrows and Quiver from Genghis Khan’s army.

A Damn Awesome Collection of Some Artifacts from Ancient Dynasties in the World

A yak-haired kawari kabuto in the shape of a fierce-looking but protective horned Oni demon head Japan 17th-18th century CE

The Kabwe skull – 125,000 – 300,000 year old fossilized skull of an extinct human species found in 1921, near the town of Kabwe in Zambia.

A Damn Awesome Collection of Some Artifacts from Ancient Dynasties in the World

Roman gladiator helmet discovered in Pompeii (79 AD)

A Damn Awesome Collection of Some Artifacts from Ancient Dynasties in the World

Perfumes used by the family of Emperor Nicholas II

A Damn Awesome Collection of Some Artifacts from Ancient Dynasties in the World

Helmet of King James II (17th century)

A Damn Awesome Collection of Some Artifacts from Ancient Dynasties in the World

Military Uniform of China’s Emperor Qianlong 1736-1796

A Damn Awesome Collection of Some Artifacts from Ancient Dynasties in the World

Helmet from Gusoku-type armor, c. 17th C Japan

A Damn Awesome Collection of Some Artifacts from Ancient Dynasties in the World

The Longsword of Emperor Maximilan I. Gold, Steel, Silver & Mother of Pearl. This Sword Represents the Zenith of the Sword Maker’s Art in Renaissance Europe.

A Damn Awesome Collection of Some Artifacts from Ancient Dynasties in the World

Burmese bronze ‘dragon’ cannon, 1790

A Damn Awesome Collection of Some Artifacts from Ancient Dynasties in the World

1,700-year-old sweater preserved in a Norwegian glacier

A Damn Awesome Collection of Some Artifacts from Ancient Dynasties in the World

Armored woman’s dress from Austria c. 1600

A Damn Awesome Collection of Some Artifacts from Ancient Dynasties in the World

Plague doctor mask (The nose cone was filled with strong smelling herbs)

A Damn Awesome Collection of Some Artifacts from Ancient Dynasties in the World

Bronze Spartan shield conquered, as the inscription punched on it reveals, from the Spartans at the victory of Pylos in 425 BC. Ancient Agora Museum in Athens, around 510 BC

A Damn Awesome Collection of Some Artifacts from Ancient Dynasties in the World

Universal tool. Nuremberg, from 1560 to 1570

A Damn Awesome Collection of Some Artifacts from Ancient Dynasties in the World

A chefs hat recovered from the Titanic’s wreck

A Damn Awesome Collection of Some Artifacts from Ancient Dynasties in the World

Anglo-Saxon Burial Mask, from around 1,400 years ago

“A Rebel and a Yankee bullet met midway, each speeding its way at about the same velocity” – a bullet rosette from the American Civil War

A Damn Awesome Collection of Some Artifacts from Ancient Dynasties in the World

Queen’s pet gazelle was readied for eternity with the same lavish care as a member of the royal family. In fine, blue-trimmed bandages and a custom-made wooden coffin, it accompanied its owner to the grave in about 945 B.C.

A Damn Awesome Collection of Some Artifacts from Ancient Dynasties in the World

500 year old fox shaped armor of Emperor Charles V

A Damn Awesome Collection of Some Artifacts from Ancient Dynasties in the World

Mayan pipe (AD 900-1500)

A Damn Awesome Collection of Some Artifacts from Ancient Dynasties in the World

A set of German playing cards from 1430

A Damn Awesome Collection of Some Artifacts from Ancient Dynasties in the World

Victim of Waldemar Atterdags invasion of Visby (Sweden) in 1361

A Damn Awesome Collection of Some Artifacts from Ancient Dynasties in the World

Inky paw prints left by a cat on a 15th century manuscript

A Damn Awesome Collection of Some Artifacts from Ancient Dynasties in the World

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