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Kingdom of Majapahit - Wrath of the Khan - Extra History - #2
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Kingdom of Majapahit - Wrath of the Khan - Extra History - #2

The Mongols came to the island of Java--the King of Singhasari had defied them for too long. But by the time they got there, the king had died, and instead someone claiming to be his stepson, Raden Vijaya, promised to be their vassal. The...
Korean History - Silla Kingdom
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Korean History - Silla Kingdom

The year 57 BCE marks the beginning of the Silla Dynasty. Together with the Goguryeo and Baekje, Silla was the third of the Three States Era, controlling the southeastern region of the Korean peninsula for 1000 years. Silla fostered dramatic...
List of Five Pharaohs of the Egyptian Old Kingdom
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List of Five Pharaohs of the Egyptian Old Kingdom

This limestone fragment came from a New Kingdom tomb at Abusir/Saqqara, Egypt. The relief depicts five enthroned pharaohs, looking to the left. In front of the face of every one of them, a cartouche is inscribed. Only the cartouche at the...
Map of the Kingdom of Zimbabwe
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Map of the Kingdom of Zimbabwe

A map indicating the approximate territory of the ancient Kingdom of Zimbabwe (in modern Zimbabwe) and its capital Great Zimbabwe. The kingdom flourished between c. 1300 and c. 1450 CE.
Greco-Bactrian kingdom circa 230-200 BC
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Greco-Bactrian kingdom circa 230-200 BC

Approximate borders of the Greco-Bactrian kingdom under Euthydemos' reign (c.230BC - c.200BC). The kingdom included Bactria, Oxeiana, Sogdiana and Ferghana.
Head of a Bearded Man from the Musasir Kingdom
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Head of a Bearded Man from the Musasir Kingdom

This is the upper part of a sandstone statue which was found near Rowanduz village, modern Sulaimaniya Governorate, Iraq. The lack of inscriptions on this statue make it difficult to determine who this bearded man was. The statue is from...
A Statuette from Old kingdom of Egypt
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A Statuette from Old kingdom of Egypt

Only the upper half of this granite statuette of a seated man has survived. The inscriptions on the back of the statuette read "offerings given of the king to Bastet mistress of Bast for the ka of [...]-bast born of the lady of the house...
Map of the New Kingdom of Egypt, 1450 BCE
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Map of the New Kingdom of Egypt, 1450 BCE

A map showing the maximum territorial extent of the New Kingdom of Egypt, ca. 1450 BCE.
Map of Kingdom of Axum
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Map of Kingdom of Axum

A map indicating the area controlled by the African kingdom of Axum (1st-8th century CE) on the coast of the Red Sea.
Kingdom of Shambhala
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Kingdom of Shambhala

Kingdom of Shambhala and the Final Battle; Mongolia; 19th century; pigments on cotton; 44 x 87 1/2 in. (111.8 x 222.3 cm); Musée des arts asiatiques – Guimet, Paris; MG24416 (HAR 31352); photograph by Thierry Ollivier © RMN-Grand Palais/Art...