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The original description said "Cartier." The geek in me saw the photo and thought "Ooooooo, Tardis!"

That makes so much sense.

This photo was taken in October 1944. Elena Lagadinova was only 14-years-old. The chain around her neck was connected to her pistol so she would not lose it. She joined her father and three brothers fighting against the German-allied Bulgarian government when she was 11, running messages to the partisans while also trying to finish school. She went on to become a scholar at Harvard University.

Catherine Carey, daughter of Mary Boleyn, niece of Anne Boleyn, possible daughter of Henry VIII

An extraordinary, rare and ancient artifact. “The Pleiades Star Crescent Necklace” dated to 1st century BC – 2nd century CE.

Mohenjo-daro is an archeological site situated in the province of Sindh, Pakistan. Built around 2600 BC, it was one of the largest settlements of the ancient Indus Valley Civilization, and one of the world's earliest major urban settlements, existing at the same time as the civilizations of ancient Egypt, Mesopotamia, and Crete. Significant excavation has since been conducted at the site of the city, which was designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1980

Dagmar (future Empress Marie) with her intended Tsarevich Nicholas whose unexpected death led her to marry his brother who became Tsar Alexander III

Artist's rendering of Ching Shih (or Zheng Yi Sao) "A brilliant Cantonese pirate, she commanded 1800 ships and more than 80,000 pirates — men, women, and even children. She challenged the world superpower empires at the time such as the British, Portuguese and the Qing dynasty. Undefeated, she would become one of China and Asia's strongest female pirates...She was also one of the few pirate captains to retire from piracy."

The Queen and the members of the Royal Family at her Coronation

Viking ring fortress, Trelleborg

Victoria, Queen of Great Britain, at Balmoral Castle in Scotland, with Tsar Nicholas II of Russia. Seated on the left is Alexandra, Tsarina of Russia, holding her baby daughter Grand Duchess Olga

Paul Newman with his daughters Clea & Lissy

Ancient Egyptian pottery lion, Protodynastic period. It is during this time that the Egyptian language was first recorded in hieroglyphs.

Queen Elizabeth II wearing the Burmese Ruby Tiara.

Lady Kezia Rukidi Abwooli with a young Princess Elizabeth Bagaaya of Toro, Uganda.

Queen Victoria's 9 children.

Anne Boleyn, Second Wife of Henry VIII, Waxwork at Warwick Castle by lisby1, via Flickr

Three Generations-Princess Anne, The Queen Mother, Queen Elizabeth II

Shirley Temple and John Agar, celebrating their enagement.

Elizabeth I - the last Tudor monarch - was born at Greenwich on 7 September 1533, the daughter of Henry VIII and his second wife, Anne Boleyn. Her 45-year reign is generally considered one of the most glorious in English history.

Civil War wedding dress

Carnelian Necklace. White agate center bead with Seijug crescent. Location: Western Afghanistan | Circa Date: 1000 - 1400 A.D. | Dimensions: 11" Long.