Category: armor

Gold etched tournament helmet, Milan, Italy, c…

Gold etched tournament helmet, Milan, Italy, circa 1580.

from The State Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg

Embossed, gold and silver decorated armor craf…

Embossed, gold and silver decorated armor crafted by Lucio Marliani of Milan, Italy, late 16th century.

from The Wallace Collection

Japanese Samurai armor, 17th century.

Japanese Samurai armor, 17th century.

from Czerny’s International Auction House

Kofun Period helmet, Japan, 5th century AD.

Kofun Period helmet, Japan, 5th century AD.

from the Tokyo National Museum

Gold decorated harness of Holy Roman Emperor R…

Gold decorated harness of Holy Roman Emperor Rudolf II, 1571.

from The Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna

Embossed Italian morion, late 16th century.

Embossed Italian morion, late 16th century.

from Czerny’s International Auction House

Spanish capacete, late 15th century

Spanish capacete, late 15th century

from The Royal Armouries Collection

Illyrian style bronze helmet, ancient Greek, 7…

Illyrian style bronze helmet, ancient Greek, 7th-6th century BC

from Artemis Gallery

French half armor, circa 1620.

French half armor, circa 1620.

from The State Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg

Heavy Armour in the Sahel: An Iron Cuirass fro…

Heavy Armour in the Sahel: An Iron Cuirass from Northern Nigeria: undefined