Ancient Egypt

Cloth, Hide and Metal Armor

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From Ancient Egypt's development from The Old to The New Kingdom (a period of several hundred years), they experimented with different type of military armor to protect i …

Egyptian War Chariot

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The principle component of Ancient Egypt's Military, The War Chariot was “introduced” in the 15th Century B.C. - by Egypt's “enemy”, The Hyskos. E …

Egyptian War Axe

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Developed from the earlier Old Kingdom Battle Axe, The War Axe was seen during the late Middle to New Kingdom Periods (between 1690 to 1069 B.C.). More refined that it's …

Egyptian Khopesh Sword

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Seen in use during it's development in The Old Kingdom until the end of The New Kingdom, The Throw Stick was used originally as a hunting instrument. Used in a similar fa …

Egyptian Throw Stick

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Seen in use during it's development in The Old Kingdom until the end of The New Kingdom, The Throw Stick was used originally as a hunting instrument. Used in a similar fa …

Egyptian Charioteer Spear

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Different in construction that a typical Infantry Spear, with the advent of the development of The war Chariot (1650 B.C.), a newer, more robust Spear was needed. The Cha …

Egyptian Infantry Spear

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The primary weapon of The Egyptian Army from The Old to New Kingdom Dynasties – the standard Infantry Spear was constructed of a 6 foot wooden shaft. The wood would …

Egyptian Bow

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The Bow was (next to The Spear), the most important piece of combat weaponry used by the Armies of Ancient Egypt. Developed even before The Old Kingdom, they were slowly …

Egyptian Fan Axe

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A popular Pole Arm from Ancient Egypt (Middle Kingdom Period 1700 B.C.), The Fan Axe was so called for it's resemblance to fans used in Royal Courts (to keep cool). The F …

Egyptian War Dagger

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The typical Ancient Egyptian Knife or Dagger, was seen in all 3 Dynastic Kingdom Kingdoms. Made of cast bronze, they were double-edged, with a raised edge that ran the le …