Histoblocks

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

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  • 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-0083

Historical period: IV

Image quality: HD Length:

Rights:Phalera filmworks

Tags:CivilianCraftsDanceFoodLeisureMusic

Categories:,

Description:

guest eating

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IV-0085

Historical period: IV

Image quality: HD Length:

Rights:Phalera filmworks

Tags:CivilianCraftsDanceFoodLeisureMusic

Categories:,

Description:

guest eating

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IV-0052

Historical period: IV

Image quality: HD Length:

Rights:Phalera filmworks

Tags:CivilianCraftsDanceFoodLeisureMusic

Categories:,

Description:

musical nstrument

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II-0125

Historical period: II

Image quality: HD Length:

Rights:CorbuloPhalera filmworks

Tags:CivilianClothingSlaveryTrade

Categories:,

Description:

street scene. Slaves, guarded by a soldier, walk through Roman street

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VII-F0001

Historical period: VII

Image quality: HD Length:

Rights:Histopolis

Tags:ClothingMilitaryWeapons

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Description:

Johan Derk Ninaber was a Dutch soldier who served in napoleon’s army and was killed during the Russian campaign in 1812. This film reconstructs parts of his life, based on his letters and diary.

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II-0093

Historical period: II

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Rights:CorbuloPhalera filmworks

Tags:Military

Categories:,

Description:

roman cavalrist on the lookout

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IV-0031

Historical period: IV

Image quality: HD Length:

Rights:Phalera filmworks

Tags:CivilianCraftsFoodLeisure

Categories:,

Description:

throwing water over the pheasant

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IV-0066

Historical period: IV

Image quality: HD Length:

Rights:Phalera filmworks

Tags:CivilianCraftsDanceFoodLeisureMusic

Categories:,

Description:

servant watching dance

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IV-0128

Historical period: IV

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Rights:Phalera filmworks

Tags:ArmorEquipmentMilitaryWeapons

Categories:,

Description:

knight in full tournament armour emerges from tent

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IV-0049

Historical period: IV

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Rights:Phalera filmworks

Tags:CivilianLeisureMusic

Categories:,

Description:

musicians making music

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II-0141

Historical period: II

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Rights:CorbuloPhalera filmworks

Tags:ArmorClothingEquipmentSlaveryWeapons

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Description:

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

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IX-F0001

Historical period: IX

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Rights:Phalera filmworks

Tags:CivilianMilitaryWeapons

Categories:,

Description:

reconstruction of the battle for Dordrecht, Netherlands, during the German invasion of May 10th 1940

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