"While women in precolonial Philippines were often designated to the venerable position of the babaylan, it was not an uncommon occurrence for them to pick up arms and become warriors." - from the article:
Image: Filipina actor, Marian Rivera as the Visayan warrior, Amaya welding her sword for justice. Watch free episodes of “Amaya”online
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"Spring" by Lawrence Alma-Tadema
The 1894 painting depicts a traditional Victorian flower festival. The scene is set, typically for Alma-Tadema, in Ancient Rome. Even Cecil B. De Mille was inspired by the grandeur of the painting in creating certain scenes for his 1934 film, Cleopatra
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Europe, Yanko Tsvetkov
Some of these are eerily accurate. Hell, 90% accurate.
This explains a lot.