Ressel Orla as criminal mastermind Lio Sha in Fritz Lang’s Die Spinnen (1919).
Black Ascot 1910
Edward VII died just before Royal Ascot was held in 1910. Usually such an event would be cancelled but as he loved racing it went ahead. Although the Royal Enclosure was pretty empty, everyone else carried on while wearing mourning.
For your info, the second beauty with glasses is in Leeds, in the Royal Armouries, just beside Thought Bubble.
1,5,6,7,8 are at the Metropolitan in NY. The rest should be located in the article.
Dark Souls real life…
As the wife of the ruler of Dai, Xin Zhui led a life of luxury 2,000 years ago in China. When that life ended at the age of 50, she was wrapped in 20 layers of fine silk, submerged in an “elixir of immortality,” encased in four coffins, surrounded by five tons of charcoal, and entombed fifty feet underground. The body of the “Lady of Dai” has been declared the best-preserved mummy ever seen, with blood that is still liquefied, organs that are still intact, and limbs that are still flexible.