Of domed shape with upturned rim and indigo cotton lining.
Worked in repousse, possibly once part of an ornamental piece of armor.
Collected by American anthropologist Melvyn Goldstein in the 1980s.
A translucent hide shield with gilt brass ornaments. Probably Nepalese of for a Nepalese client.
Made of steel, decorated with fine gold overlay in a pattern of swastikas.
Japanese mail set, with small ring vest and coif sewn to a thick cotton undergarment.
With a lozenge pattern of brass rings.
The famous tiger faced rattan shield as used by Chinese skirmishers.
An extremely rare sleeveless vest from the Ming-Qing transition period.
An interesting Indian dhal, a small shield that was signed by its maker from Gujarat.
Presented in this article is a Tibetan eight-plate helmet w
Called khiên in Vietnamese.
An early type of Korean soldier's helmet.
Of a type worn among others by the Valiant Cavalry.