Ailiet. 20s. A chronic reblogger and definite fangirl. Specializing in Elementary, Lord of the Rings, and all things Marvel.
During the Middle Ages people believed that dragons inhabit the Alps. Loud noise could be heard, sounds of cracking and bursting. Today, we know that these sounds are caused by moving glaciers.
Artist Neil Bromley’s Royal Family tree from William the Conqueror to Queen Elizabeth II in 2012.
Created for Her Majesty’s Diamond Jubilee
Ancient Minoan, Ladies in Blue fresco, ca. 1525-1450 B.C. Currently at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City.
AN OTTOMAN SET OF DAMASCENED CALLIGRAPHER’S TOOLS, 19TH CENTURY
Osmanlı Hattat Aletleri, 19.Yüzyıl
Fuchsburg hussar uniform colors .
A 16th century armour embossed with lions heads. It is the finest decorated armour in the Royal Armouries collection.
I use my typewriter well.
Ishtar Gate (575 BC), Staatliche Museum, Berlin
Named in honor of Ishtar, the goddess of love, fertility, and war, the gate spanned a processional route that led to the city’s towering ziggurat incorporated into the Tower of Babel.