Of a type worn among others by the Valiant Cavalry.
An early type of Korean soldier's helmet.
The famous tiger faced rattan shield as used by Chinese skirmishers.
Japanese mail set, with small ring vest and coif sewn to a thick cotton undergarment.
Worked in repousse, possibly once part of an ornamental piece of armor.
This one has the early, peaked form and is signed by its maker.
A striking battle helmet from the Momoyama period of 1568-1600 A.D.
A pair of Samurai shin protectors finished with Dutch "goudleer".
A large Chinese rattan shield called tengpai, used by special front-line troops.
As worn by Southern Chinese military and militiamen.
DescriptionAn old Chinese conical helmet of a type that militiamen and foot soldiers wor
The archetype Chinese bamboo helmet that is often seen on early photos.
Each plate with raised rib, the visor embossed with simulated eyebrows.