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Shield Boss, late 4th century  Gallo-Roman (found in Vermand, France)  Iron, silver-gilt, glass  Height, 6 3/10 in. (16 cm) Diameter (with rim), 7 7/8 in. (19.99 cm)

Shield Boss Date: late century Culture: Gallo-Roman (found in Vermand, France) Medium: Iron, silver-gilt, glass

6th century shield umbo depicting battle scenes, from Nocera Umbra, Italy. Longobard civilization.

century shield umbo depicting battle scenes, from Nocera Umbra, Italy.

Viking medaillon

Great Moravia or Great Moravian Empire,was the first West Slavic state which…

Temple Pendant with Filigree Border Date: 11th–12th century Geography: Made in Kiev Culture: Kievan Rus' Medium: Silver, niello Dimensions: Overall: 2 3/8 x 2 3/16 x 9/16 in. (6 x 5.6 x 1.5 cm)

Temple Pendant with Filigree Border Date: century Geography: Made in Kiev Culture: Kievan Rus' Medium: Silver, niello Dimensions: Overall: 2 x 2 x in.

Temple/temporal rings,12th century  Gold, embossing, filigree, granulation  4.3 x 4.3 cm  State Museums of the Moscow Kremlin  One of the most common types of female ornaments, which were attached to the headdress. Dates back to ancient Slavic culture VII — VIII centuries

Temporal century Gold, embossing, filigree, granulation x cm State Museums of the Moscow Kremlin Dates back to ancient Slavic culture VII - VIII centuries

Lunulas Ancient Celtic, c. 1st century BC - 2nd century AD. Great bronze lunar pendant. Fully articulated with three conjoined elements. Likely a horse decoration. Nice olive-green patina with earthen deposits, top loop stabilized. 60 mm

Древние Птица амулет (соул) - лунницы - Ancient Bird amulet (soul) of pre-pagan origins. Lunnitsy, Lunula or Lunitsa is a bird shaped

Pendant - 11th century, Egypt

Crescent-Shaped Pendant with Confronted Birds. Object Name: Pendant.

Parts of and the differences between different Eastern swords.  I don't know if/when I'll need this.

The methods used for forging the samurai sword were so intensive that CARBON NANOSTRUCTURES formed.lending to the swords legendary strength-internal design layers function handle katana tsuba blade hamon tsuka

Viking swords

Seven Viking Age swords on display in Bergen Museum (numbered 5 to 11 in the display case). The long sword in the middle is a Petersen type C sword found in Sæbø, Hoprekstad, Vik i Sogn municipality, Sogn og Fjordane county, Norway.

An execution sword.    provenance:	 	Germany dating:	 	18th Century.

I would never need an execution sword but it's pretty fuck in amazing.