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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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-0002

Historical period: IV

Image quality: HD Length:

Rights:Phalera filmworks

Tags:CivilianCraftsFoodLeisure

Categories:,

Description:

Medieval dishes for feast

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IV-0075

Historical period: IV

Image quality: HD Length:

Rights:Phalera filmworks

Tags:CivilianCraftsDanceFoodLeisureMusic

Categories:,

Description:

guests watching musicians while dinner is being served

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VII-0076

Historical period: VII

Image quality: HD Length:

Rights:Phalera filmworks

Tags:EquipmentLeisureMilitaryWeapons

Categories:,

Description:

Soldiers waiting for battle on a field

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VII-0092

Historical period: VII

Image quality: HD Length:

Rights:Phalera filmworks

Tags:EquipmentLeisureMilitaryWeapons

Categories:,

Description:

A candle is dimmed with a candledimmer

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II-0040

Historical period: II

Image quality: HD Length:

Rights:CorbuloPhalera filmworks

Tags:CivilianSlavery

Categories:,

Description:

clerk looking up

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VII-0088

Historical period: VII

Image quality: HD Length:

Rights:Phalera filmworks

Tags:EquipmentLeisureMilitaryWeapons

Categories:,

Description:

A french flag waving in the wind and soldiers lined up waiting

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IX 0012

Historical period: IX

Image quality: HD Length:

Rights:Phalera filmworks

Tags:MilitaryWorld War 2

Categories:,

Description:

A female soldier is writing a letter with a pen and ink

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II-0146

Historical period: II

Image quality: HD Length:

Rights:CorbuloPhalera filmworks

Tags:ArmorClothingEquipmentSlaveryWeapons

Categories:,

Description:

gladiators are training in a ludus, a gladiator school, while being watched by a lanista

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II-0050

Historical period: II

Image quality: HD Length:

Rights:CorbuloPhalera filmworks

Tags:SlaveryWar

Categories:,

Description:

batavian warrior running from romans

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IV-0081

Historical period: IV

Image quality: HD Length:

Rights:Phalera filmworks

Tags:CivilianCraftsDanceFoodLeisureMusic

Categories:,

Description:

food being served for guests

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II-0083

Historical period: II

Image quality: HD Length:

Rights:CorbuloPhalera filmworks

Tags:Military

Categories:,

Description:

germanic warrior running, stumbling, falling

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