Chinese tiger shieldA large Chinese rattan shield called tengpai, used by special front-line troops.
Tibetan mail shirt, helmet and mirrorsCollected by American anthropologist Melvyn Goldstein in the 1980s.
An unusual ḍhālA translucent hide shield with gilt brass ornaments. Probably Nepalese of for a Nepalese client.
Kusari katabira zukinJapanese mail set, with small ring vest and coif sewn to a thick cotton undergarment.
Indian signed dhal from GujaratAn interesting Indian dhal, a small shield that was signed by its maker from Gujarat.
Tibetan helmet with armor
Presented in this article is a Tibetan eight-plate helmet with four inner plate