Heartless Romantics Assemble!

Jul 28

art-of-swords:

European Sword

  • Maker: unknown
  • Dated: 1300-1350
  • Culture: probably made in Italy, Europe
  • Medium: steel [blade]; blackened iron, copper alloy [hilt]; wood and leather [scabbard]
  • Measurements: overall length: 42 15/16 inches (109.1 cm). Blade: 36 inches, 2.6 lb. (91.4 cm, 1.16 kg). Pommel: 2 1/16 inches, 1 3/8 inches (5.3 × 3.5 cm). Blade length: 35 15/16 inches (91.3 cm). Blade width: 2 1/8 inches (5.4 cm). Quillon width: 6 3/4 inches (17.2 cm). Quillon block depth: 9/16 inches (1.4 cm)

The sword features Arabic inscriptions at the base of the blade, but it was probably made in Europe for the Middle-Eastern market.

Source: Copyright © 2014 Philadelphia Museum of Art

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mineralia:

Harry SanFran took this photo of a beautiful Opal while visiting the Field Museum in Chicago. What a good friend!
Jul 25

mineralia:

Harry SanFran took this photo of a beautiful Opal while visiting the Field Museum in Chicago. What a good friend!

Jul 25

marvelentertainment:

More concept art and posters from Marvel’s “Avengers: Age of Ultron” revealed at San Diego Comic Con!

ciaratheechelon:

phoneyoversimplification:

David Tennant’s Reaction to finding out Jack Harkness is the Face of Boe

FAVORITE REACTION TO ANYTHING.
Jul 24

ciaratheechelon:

phoneyoversimplification:

David Tennant’s Reaction to finding out Jack Harkness is the Face of Boe

FAVORITE REACTION TO ANYTHING.

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Jul 24

modcloth:

Red, yellow, green, blue. Click your color to shop the rainbow!

dontkillseanbean:

Brace yourselves, Legends is coming. And so our death watch begins… 
Jul 24

dontkillseanbean:

Brace yourselves, Legends is coming. And so our death watch begins… 

Jul 24

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Jul 23

Chris Pratt Interrupts Interview To French Braid Intern’s Hair

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modcloth:

Happy National Hot Dog Day! Behold, 6 must-try frankfurter additions… if you dare.
Jul 23

modcloth:

Happy National Hot Dog Day! Behold, 6 must-try frankfurter additions… if you dare.

Jul 23

Can you guess the theme of this post?