Histoblocks

Welcome to Histoblocks, the specialised online stock footage database for historical filmclips, films, animations, photos and illustrations.

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  • Media type

  • Historical period

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    1. Prehistory
      Time of Hunters and Farmers
      till 3000 BC
    2. Antiquity
      Time of Greeks and Romans
      3000BC – 500CE
    3. Early Middle Ages
      Time of Monks and Knights
      500 – 1000
    4. Late Middle Ages
      Time of Cities and States
      1000 – 1500
    5. Early Modern Age
      Time of Explorers and Reformers
      1500 – 1600
    6. Early Modern Age
      Time of Regents and Monarchs
      1600 – 1700
    7. Early Modern Age
      Time of Wigs and Revolutions
      1700 – 1800
    8. Modern Age
      Time of Citizens and Steam Engines
      1800 – 1900
    9. 20th Century
      Time of World Wars
      1900 – 1950
    10. 20th Century
      Time of Television and Computers
      1950 – 2000
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IV-0130

Historical period: IV

Image quality: HD Length:

Rights:Phalera filmworks

Tags:ArmorEquipmentMilitaryWeapons

Categories:,

Description:

knight in full tournament armour emerges from tent

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II-0372

Historical period: II

Image quality: HD Length:

Rights:Phalera filmworks

Tags:ClothingEquipmentMilitaryWeapons

Categories:,

Description:

The center of a shield

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VII-0002

Historical period: VII

Image quality: HD Length:

Rights:Phalera filmworks

Tags:EquipmentLeisureMilitaryWeapons

Categories:,

Description:

drummer boy awakens soldiers

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IV-0122

Historical period: IV

Image quality: HD Length:

Rights:Phalera filmworks

Tags:CivilianCraftsDanceFoodLeisureMusic

Categories:,

Description:

nobleman cuts bread with pheasant

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II-0157

Historical period: II

Image quality: HD Length:

Rights:CorbuloPhalera filmworks

Tags:ArmorClothingEquipmentSlaveryWeapons

Categories:,

Description:

galdiator training: trident hits shield

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II-0115

Historical period: II

Image quality: HD Length:

Rights:CorbuloPhalera filmworks

Tags:CivilianClothingLeisureSlavery

Categories:,

Description:

pre-keyed footage of arena crowd cheering, clapping, shouting etc.

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II-0200

Historical period: II

Image quality: HD Length:

Rights:CorbuloPhalera filmworks

Tags:ClothingFoodSlavery

Categories:,

Description:

Roman female slaves are working in a kitchen

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II-0151

Historical period: II

Image quality: HD Length:

Rights:CorbuloPhalera filmworks

Tags:ArmorClothingEquipmentSlaveryWeapons

Categories:,

Description:

gladiator is practicing his sword skills on a wooden pole

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II-F0001

Historical period: II

Image quality: HD Length:

Rights:Phalera filmworks

Tags:ClothingMilitaryWeapons

Categories:,

Description:

Placidus is a Roman soldier, stationed in the legion’s camp of Noviomagus along the Rhine. In this film he shows you the clothing, armour and equipment of the Roman legionary soldier in the first century AD.

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IV-0055

Historical period: IV

Image quality: HD Length:

Rights:Phalera filmworks

Tags:CivilianCraftsDanceFoodLeisureMusic

Categories:,

Description:

musical instrument

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IV-0196

Historical period: IV

Image quality: HD Length:

Rights:Phalera filmworks

Tags:ArmorEquipmentMilitaryWeapons

Categories:,

Description:

Knights practise fighting with halberds

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IX 0013

Historical period: IX

Image quality: HD Length:

Rights:Phalera filmworks

Tags:MilitaryWorld War 2

Categories:,

Description:

An officer is taking a confidential map to the table to read it

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