Prisoners of war

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Napoleonic Prisoner of War Work Finely Fretcut Bone Set of Spellicans or Jack Straws (French or English) Pick Up Sticks, Prisoners Of War, Kintsugi, Bone Carving, Vanitas, Sculpture, Memento Mori, Wood Veneer, Chinese Art

Napoleonic Prisoner of War Work Finely Fretcut Bone Set of Spellicans or Jack Straws

A Napoleonic Prisoner of War Model of the 92 gun ship of the line H. Model Sailing Ships, Model Ships, Ship Of The Line, Work Pictures, Prisoners Of War, Bone Carving, Submarines, Tall Ships, Pirates Of The Caribbean

A Napoleonic Prisoner of War Model of the 92 gun ship of the line H.M.S. Royal George

View A Napoleonic Prisoner of War Model of the 92 gun ship of the line H.M.S. Royal George on Christies.com, as well as other lots from the Property From the Collection of Mrs. J. Insley Blair

This model of a ship was made of human and animal bones by French war prisoners captured by the Britons during the wars with Napoleon. Bones were taken from pork and mutton the French prisoners had. Model Sailing Ships, Model Ships, British Navy Ships, Animal Bones, Wooden Ship, Prisoners Of War, Bone Carving, Wooden Boats, Tall Ships

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Napoleonic Prisoner of war bottle containing Crucifixion scene An extremely rare Prisoner of war work bottle containing, carved in bone, a crucifixion scene. Early century, Height of bottle 27 cm. Collections Of Objects, Prisoners Of War, Napoleonic Wars, Weird Art, Regency, Vignettes, Random Things, Folk Art, 19th Century

Napoleonic Prisoner of war bottle containing Crucifixion scene

Napoleonic Prisoner of war bottle containing Crucifixion scene

A French Prisoner of War Cribbage and Dominoes set carved from bone Domino Effect, Bone Crafts, British Armed Forces, Cribbage Board, Battle Of Waterloo, Animal Bones, Prisoners Of War, Miniature Crafts, American War

A French Prisoner of War Cribbage and Dominoes set carved from bone

We shouldn’t overlook the importance of the many wars during the Age of Enlightenment. Towards the end of the American War of Independence (1775-1783), the British Armed Forces were again engaged i…

archiemcphee: “ What you see here is a working model of a guillotine painstakingly made out of animals bones by a century French prisoner in the UK during the Napoleonic Wars. Singular, strange, poignant, and rare… thus pretty freaking. Sculpture Art, Sculptures, British Family, Animal Bones, Prisoners Of War, Napoleonic Wars, Making Out, Horns, Amazing Art

Bone Guillotine Made by a Prisoner of War

I figure that the guy who made this creepy model just wanted to persuade people around him to give him some space. At least, that's what I'd do if my bunkmate made it. Pictured above is a twenty inch tall model of a guillotine made from bones. According to the British family that recently sold it, a French prisoner of war during the Napoloenic Wars made it while captive in the UK. Link -via Nerdcore | Photo: Duke's Auctions...