Clothing from the ancient kingdom of Assyria, locatedin Mesopotamia. As with Sumer, and all the ancient cities, the problem is scarse sources.
Guerriers Omeyyades de Cordoue al-Andalus
1 guerrier arabe du 10eme siècle Omeyyade 2 guerrier musulmans arabe andalous du 12eme siècle
4th Century Germanic warrior
La guerre des Gaules : guerrier ligure. Illustration par Vincent Pompetti.
The primary weapon of the Scythians was their short composite bow, which could fire an arrow up to eighty yards. When they hunted birds, the Scythians used a fine arrowhead, as they aimed for the eyes. When they shot at other warriors, however, the Scythians used barbed arrowheads designed to tear a wound open on the way out. They also brewed their own poisons for their arrow tips, a mixture of snake venom, putrefied human blood, and, to hasten infection, dung.