Wednesday, August 20, 2014

art-of-swords:

Ceremonial Dagger

  • Dated: mid-19th Century
  • Culture: Italian

The dagger has a straight, double-edged blade, ribbed at the tip and with three deep grooves. The tang is slightly thickened, and almost the entire surface is engraved with floral motifs. It features a brass hilt picturing a skeleton wearing a tunic, while the guard features is a snake in-the-round. Comes together with a velvet-covered wooden sheath with brass mounts decorated with bas-relieved leaf patterns.

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allow-itt:

merfolk by mrdream

allow-itt:

merfolk by mrdream

chrestomatheia:

Joseph-Paul Blanc, Ruggiero rescuing Angelica, 1876.

chrestomatheia:

Joseph-Paul Blanc, Ruggiero rescuing Angelica, 1876.

mererecorder:

Kurokua by algenpfleger
can-s-passion:

  don malo, Space Harbor 

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can-s-passion:

  don malo, Space Harbor 

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alltheextrastuff:

"Are we not allowed to jump off of this?" - first thing I’d ask.
(Because it reminds me of those wooden pathways at Yellowstone which keep you from falling through the Earth’s crust and boiling alive.  And all I want to do is jump off - just because I know that I’m not supposed to.)

alltheextrastuff:

"Are we not allowed to jump off of this?" - first thing I’d ask.

(Because it reminds me of those wooden pathways at Yellowstone which keep you from falling through the Earth’s crust and boiling alive.  And all I want to do is jump off - just because I know that I’m not supposed to.)

mccartneymadness:

February 1964

mccartneymadness:

February 1964

weaponslover:

OTs-38 silent revolver. developed for Russian special forces.

weaponslover:

OTs-38 silent revolver. developed for Russian special forces.

(Source: weaponslover)

(Source: gunsngear)

about-epic:

Kathleen | Source | AE

about-epic:

Kathleen | Source | AE

thesuncameouttoplay:

“She’s sunny one minute then she’s pouring down rain” - unknown

thesuncameouttoplay:

“She’s sunny one minute then she’s pouring down rain” - unknown

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