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carmenalt:

Royal Pavilion, Brighton

carmenalt:

Royal Pavilion, Brighton

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eperszajsrozsa:

A vihar elõtt (Before the Thunderstorm)

(eperszajsrozsa)

eperszajsrozsa:

A vihar elõtt (Before the Thunderstorm)

(eperszajsrozsa)

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photolissy:

El cielo de cristal.
Glass Sky.

photolissy:

El cielo de cristal.

Glass Sky.

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art-of-swords:

Tetela Dagger

  • Dated: late 19th or early 20th century
  • Place of Origin: Congo, Africa
  • Measurements: 13” overall with an 8” blade and a 1 3/4” diameter steel pommel

This Tetela dagger features a wood handle with copper and brass wire wrappings and a very heavy steel pommel. The finely forged blade is quite thin.

Source: Copyright © 2014 Erik’s Edge

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(Source: estellesphotog)

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art-of-swords:

Medieval Sword

  • Made in the 10th - 11th century style
  • Dated: 19th century
  • Measurements: overall length 94cm; blade length 80.5cm; handle length 9cm; quillon 19cm; blade width 6.8cm

The tang is bare with no grip and has a guard which curves downwards with a brazil nut pommel. The pommel button is barely visible and has bonded perfectly with the pommel almost removing any signs of a seam. The blade a double edge with multiple fuller.

Source: Copyright © 2014 Antiques Armoury

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stephanegoin:

Majestic Diner / Ponce de Leon Ave / Atlanta GA © Stéphane Goin

stephanegoin:

Majestic Diner / Ponce de Leon Ave / Atlanta GA © Stéphane Goin

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lizacharlesworth1:

Just a Drugstore, East Village by Liza Charlesworth

lizacharlesworth1:

Just a Drugstore, East Village by Liza Charlesworth

(via lizacharlesworth1)

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art-of-swords:

Tulwar Sword

  • Dated: 19th century
  • Culture: Indian; Deccan

The sword features a recurved steel blade with inner cutting-edge, blued steel guard hilt with quillons and floral gold damascened flat circular pommel and knuckle guard. The green velvet-covered wooden scabbard has a pierced blued steel chape.

Source: Copyright © 2014 Royal Collection Trust/Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II

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art-of-swords:

Kaskara Sword

  • Dated: 19th century
  • Culture: Sudanese
  • Measurements: overall length 110 cm 

The sword has a straight, double-edged, European blade, grooved at the centre of the first part and engraved with sun, moon and stars under the effigy of an arm holding a sabre coming out of a cloud. The massive, iron hilt features a cross-shaped quillon, silver grip and pommel richly engraved and decorated with jade and cabochon stones.

Source: Copyright © 2014 Czerny’s International Auction House S.R.L.