Category: armor

Empire of the Sikhs: A major exhibition on the…

Empire of the Sikhs: A major exhibition on the remarkable story of the Sikh Empire | Brunei Gallery Exhibition | SOAS University of London:

The only preserved armor of the Grandmaster of…

The only preserved armor of the Grandmaster of the Teutonic Order, Grandmaster Margrave Albrect of Brandenburg Ansbach, circa 1510.

from the Staatliche Kunstamlungen Dresden

Ottoman ceremonial helmet decorated with gilde…

Ottoman ceremonial helmet decorated with gilded brass, red coral, and turqouise. 19th century.

Gusoku type armor, Japan, 16th century. from …

Gusoku type armor, Japan, 16th century.

from The Tokyo National Museum

Gold etched Italian half armor, circa 1600 fr…

Gold etched Italian half armor, circa 1600

from the Saint Louis Art Museum

Kaisikuakua type shield, Trobriand Islands (Pa…

Kaisikuakua type shield, Trobriand Islands (Papua New Guinea, 19th century.

from the Saint Louis Art Museum

A set of Spanish armor, late 15th or early 16t…

A set of Spanish armor, late 15th or early 16th century.

from the Fitzwilliam Museum

Tatar armored cap with mail hood, a gift from …

Tatar armored cap with mail hood, a gift from Emperor Rudolf II to Elector Christian II circa 1600.

from the Staatliche Kunstamlungen Dresden

Etched Morion Cabasset, Italian, late 16th cen…

Etched Morion Cabasset, Italian, late 16th century.

from the Saint Louis Art Museum

Wooden shield, New Britain (Papua New Guinea),…

Wooden shield, New Britain (Papua New Guinea), 19th century.

from the Saint Louis Art Museum