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The death mask of Mary Queen of Scots. She was executed by her cousin Elizabeth for treason.

Detail of painting, Edward IV and his queen Elizabeth Woodville at Reading Abbey 1464.

Crown Prince and Princess Wilhelm of Germany with their granddaughter, Princess Felicitas. You don't see many photos of this couple together as they grew older.

Princess Felicitas of Prussia - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Heard Museum in Phoenix hosts the American Indian Veterans National Memorial. The memorial consists of several sculptures by acclaimed native artists.

The Jewel Anne Boleyn sent to King Henry VIII depicting a woman on a ship in a storm tossed sea signifying that she was willing to brave the tempest with Henry and he was the diamond guiding the ship as her protector.

JEWELLERY of the Tudors - The Tudors Wiki

vintage postcard 1906.

Princess Amelie d´Orleans, later Queen of Portugal. 1870s.

Historical Accuracy Reincarnated - carolathhabsburg: Princess Amelie d´Orleans,...

In 1912, Scotland Yard detectives bought their first camera, to covertly photograph suffragettes. The pictures were compiled into ID sheets for officers on the ground.’ - BBC

Retronaut - 1913: Suffragette Surveillance

Russia. Maria Romanov, 1910 -

Romanov Family - Timeline Photos

Effigy's of King Henry II of England and Queen Eleanor of Aquitaine

Tudor portrait, said to be of Lady Jane Grey.

The Tudor Tattler: Fashion or Flop? Lady Jane Grey

Caïro en het Egyptisch museum (deel 1) -

Caïro en het Egyptisch museum (deel 1)

front view Akhmim, ancient Ipu and the magnificent statue of Meritamun standing at a height of 35 feet.

Pharaohs of the Sun

1920s style beaded handbag by Monsoon via Brides Magazine.

Monsoon Bridal Bags (

ELIZABETH DE VALOIS (1545–1568) Queen consort of Spain, married to King Philip II of Spain, 1560 by Antonio MORO Anthonis Van Dashorst born Dutch (Utrecht c. 1517 - 1577 Antwerp)

It has been proposed that this portrait by Lucas Horenbout, once thought to be Anne Boleyn, is in fact the true face of Mary Boleyn. Excerpts: Mary was the first child born to Thomas Boleyn and Elizabeth Howard. Thomas Boleyn, born in possibly 1466/1467. February 4th 1520, in the Chapel Royal at Greenwich, Mary Boleyn married Sir William Carey. Became the mistress of King Henry VIII in approximately 1522. Read more...

Zenobia (240 – c. 275) was a 3rd-century Queen of the Palmyrene Empire in Roman Syria. She led a famous revolt against the Roman Empire. The second wife of King Septimius Odaenathus. By 269, Zenobia had expanded the empire, conquering Egypt and expelling the Roman prefect, Tenagino Probus, who was beheaded after he led an attempt to recapture the territory. She ruled over Egypt until 274, when she was defeated and taken as a hostage to Rome by Emperor Aurelian.

QUEEN TIYE: Queen and Great Royal Wife of Pharao Amenhotep III. Mother of Amenhotep IV/Akhenaten.

thehereticpharaoh: noalani: QUEEN TIYE: Queen...

Golden Roman helmet | Golden Roman helmet found near ancient city of Sirmium, nowadays city of Sremska Mitrovica in Serbia. Discovered in 1955 it was dated to around 4th century AD. It is considered that this helmet was manufactured in the imperial workshop in Sirmium.

Ireland's 4000 year old bog man

Ireland claims world's oldest bogman

Detail from Gold Diadem from the Shaft Grave III of Grave Circle A at Mycenae, Athens National Archeological Museum - 16th century BC

Marble Gravestone of Philoxenos and Philoumene, Greek, made in Athens about 400 BC, Getty Villa, Malibu California.

Herodotus, Greek historian

Thucydides * Ancient Greek historian and author of the History of the Peloponnesian War, which recounts the 5th-century B.C. War between Sparta and Athens.

Hill of Tara, Ireland. County Meath. Near Kilmessan, Ireland. Grid Reference: 53.582° N, 6.612° W Tara Hill: (Sacred 'Heart' of Island). The Hill of Tara, known as Temair in Gaelic, was once the ancient seat of power in Ireland – 142 kings are said to have reigned there in prehistoric and historic times. In ancient Irish religion and mythology Temair was the sacred place of dwelling for the gods, and was the entrance to the otherworld. Saint Patrick is said to have come to Tara to confront the a

Hill of Tara, Ireland