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(CZECH REPUBLIC) This intricate Renaissance shield was never used in battle—but its history is inseparable from the defining conflicts of the modern era #AceHistoryDesk report

#AceHistoryReport – Sept.18: Once owned by Archduke Franz Ferdinand, whose assassination sparked World War I, the armor was looted by Nazi soldiers during World War II and eventually transported across the Atlantic…. #AceHistoryDesk reports on an ‘Ornate Medieval Shield Looted by the Nazis’ will be returned to the Czech Republic: Created in the 16th century, […]

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(NAPLES) Pompei Dig Report: Archaeologists in the ancient city have discovered a remarkably well-preserved skeleton during excavations of a tomb that also shed light on the cultural life of the city before it was destroyed by a volcanic eruption in AD 79 #AceHistoryDesk report

#AceHistoryReport – Aug.19: A skull bearing tufts of white hair and part of an ear, as well as bones and fabric fragments, were found in the tomb in the necropolis of Porta Sarno, an area not yet open to the public that is located in the east of Pompeii’s urban centre….. #AceHistoryDesk says that a […]