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-0164

Historical period: IV

Image quality: HD Length:

Rights:Phalera filmworks

Tags:ArmorEquipmentMilitaryWeapons

Categories:,

Description:

knights practising sword fighting

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II-F0002

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-0092

Historical period: IV

Image quality: HD Length:

Rights:Phalera filmworks

Tags:CivilianCraftsDanceFoodLeisureMusic

Categories:,

Description:

guest takes spoon from the table

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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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VII-0036

Historical period: VII

Image quality: HD Length:

Rights:Phalera filmworks

Tags:EquipmentMilitaryWeapons

Categories:,

Description:

officer walks towards soldiers who are forming up

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II-0034

Historical period: II

Image quality: HD Length:

Rights:CorbuloPhalera filmworks

Tags:CivilianSlavery

Categories:,

Description:

owner gladiator school. Lanista

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II-0126

Historical period: II

Image quality: HD Length:

Rights:CorbuloPhalera filmworks

Tags:CivilianClothingSlaveryTrade

Categories:,

Description:

Roman people are watching (a slave auction)

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II-0354

Historical period: II

Image quality: HD Length:

Rights:Phalera filmworks

Tags:ClothingEquipmentMilitaryWeapons

Categories:,

Description:

Fire stone and equipment to light fire stashed out

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II-0011

Historical period: II

Image quality: HD Length:

Rights:CorbuloPhalera filmworks

Tags:CivilianCrafts

Categories:,

Description:

roman lady doing needlework

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IV-0183

Historical period: IV

Image quality: HD Length:

Rights:Phalera filmworks

Tags:ArmorEquipmentMilitaryWeapons

Categories:,

Description:

knights practising sword fighting

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IV-0047

Historical period: IV

Image quality: HD Length:

Rights:Phalera filmworks

Tags:CivilianLeisureMusic

Categories:,

Description:

musicians making music

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II-0135

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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