Category: armor

Polish winged helmet (zischagge), 17th century…

Polish winged helmet (zischagge), 17th century.

from Czerny’s International Auctions House

Suite of armor crafted by Jakob Topf for Archd…

Suite of armor crafted by Jakob Topf for Archduke Ferdinand II of Tyrol in 1582.

from The Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna

Ceremonial wedding armor worn by Archduke Ferd…

Ceremonial wedding armor worn by Archduke Ferdinand II of Tyrol, 1582.

from The Kunsthistorisches Museum Vienna

Engraved and gilded breastplate, Northern Ital…

Engraved and gilded breastplate, Northern Italy, 16th century.

from Czerny’s International Auction House

A set of Japanese armor, early 18th century.

A set of Japanese armor, early 18th century.

from Olympia Auctions

A collection of bronze breastplates uncovered …

A collection of bronze breastplates uncovered near Marmesse, France, 9th-8th century BC.

Housed at the National Archeology Museum of St. Germaine En Lay

Etruscan bronze helmet, Italy, 8th-5th century…

Etruscan bronze helmet, Italy, 8th-5th century BC

from the Barbier-Mueller Museum, Geneva

Corinthian style bronze helmet, Ancient Greece…

Corinthian style bronze helmet, Ancient Greece, circa 600 BC.

from Pax Romana Auctions

Bronze cuirass uncovered near Marmesse, France…

Bronze cuirass uncovered near Marmesse, France, 9th-8th century BC.

from The Musee D’Archeologie Nationale, France

Gallic/Celtic weapons including helmet, shield…

Gallic/Celtic weapons including helmet, shield, sword, and spears, 4th – 1st century BC.

from The Musee D’Archeologie Nationale, France