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Half Armor of a member of the Papal Swiss Guard, c. 1600 with 18th century blued and gilded decoration
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Half armour of a member of the papal Swiss guard (Italy, 1600 AD). ~via forgottenantiquities
General Ulysses S. Grant’s Civil War Presentation Sword as General in Chief of the United States Army, 1864.
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General Ulysses S. Grant’s Civil War Presentation Sword as General in Chief of the United States Army, 1864. Wow, this sword has style. #civilwar http://www.randallchambers.com #randallchambers
xxx ~ Helmet. #photograhy by Vincent van der Pas
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Shirn armour concept //// Samurai Helmet. #photograhy by Vincent van der Pas
Hideyoshi Toyotomi. Valine-Ushirodate-Kabuto #japan #samurai #armor
xxx ~ Emperor’s ceremonial armour, 1736-1795 (Qianlong period). Silk, bronze, gold, metal and cotton. Length 147 cm x width 182 cm. On loan from the Palace Museum, Beijing © The Palace Museum, Beijing
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Emperor’s ceremonial armour, 1736-1795 (Qianlong period). Silk, bronze, gold, metal and cotton. Length 147 cm x width 182 cm. On loan from the Palace Museum, Beijing © The Palace Museum, Beijing #beijing #emperor #costume
a firefighter sword from Germany, late 19th Century
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Firefighter sword from Germany, late 19th Century http://www.czernys.com/auctions_lot.php?oggetto=33733&asta=34
Hafted axe with dragons, ca. 1300-1200 B.C.E. Unidentified, Chinese, Late Shang dynasty to Early Anyang period. Bronze with turquoise inlay and jade (nephrite) blade, Anyang, China
Turquoise Inlay, Smithsonian Museums, Late Shang, Early Anyang, Jade Nephrite, Shang Dynasty, Haft Axe, Anyang Periodic, Periodic Bronze
Hafted axe with dragons ca. 1300-1200 B.C.E. Unidentified, Chinese Late Shang dynasty Early Anyang period Bronze with turquoise inlay and jade (nephrite) bladeAnyang, China Smithsonian Museums
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ceremonial knife, 20th century, Democratic Republic of Congo
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Ceremonial Knife, 20th century, Democratic Republic of Congo http://images.metmuseum.org/CRDImages/ao/web-large/vs1998_480_1.jpg
Khanjar, Iran or Syria, 17th-18th centuries
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Iranian or Syrian dagger with scabbard [late 17th or early 18th century]
Dagger (Khanjar) with Scabbard. Date: late 17th–18th century. Culture: Iran or Greater Syria. Medium: Steel, gold, copper, enamel, wood.
Helmet for a gladiator, about 1st century C.E. Roman Empire: HIgging Museum
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(c. 1-100 CE) Helmet for a Roman gladiator (Higgins Museum)
A bronze, fully intact, undamaged Gladiator helmet featuring the hero Hercules on the front and the Nemian Lion, who he defeated, on the base of the comb. Rare. In the collection "Warriors of the Ancient World" at the Higgins Armory Museum. Worn by the gladiator type hoplomachus.
Helmet for a hoplomachus (heavily armored gladiator), Bronze, ca 1st century C.E. Roman Empire
Arrowhead ... signed "Echizen no Kuni ju Ieyoshi saku" Yanone (arrowhead) of flat type (hirane), with pierced design of a cherry blossom and a heart-shaped "boar's eye' (inome), 1600s-1800s Japan: Higgins Museum
Signed "Echizen no Kuni ju Ieyoshi saku" Yanone (arrowhead) of flat type (hirane), with pierced design of a cherry blossom and a heart-shaped "boar's eye' (inome), 1600s-1800s Japan
Nagasone Tojiro Mitsumasa; signed "Echizen no kuni ju Mitsumasa; Nagasone Tojiro saku" Helmet in the form of a sea conch shell, 1618 Japan Higgins Museum
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The Weirdest and Fiercest Helmets from the Age of Armored Combat. Japanese samurai helmet, Edo period.
Helmet in the form of a sea conch shell, 1618, Japan. The Weirdest and Fiercest Helmets from the Age of Armored Combat
Nagasone Tojiro Mitsumasa conch shaped Japanese warrior armor helmet, 1618.
♛Nagasone Tojiro Mitsumasa; signed "Echizen no kuni ju Mitsumasa; Nagasone Tojiro saku" Helmet in the form of a sea conch shell, 1618 Japan Higgins Museum
Horned kulah khud (helmet), possibly mid-1800s India Higgins Museum
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late Persian helmets, Qajar period
Horned kulah khud (helmet), possibly mid-1800s India. HAM #3092.8. The Higgins Armory Museum.
Jamadhar (punch dagger), perhaps 1700s Northern India Higgins Museum
Jamadhar (punch dagger), perhaps 1700s. My dad has one of these!
Tlingit (Alaska), Chief Shakes’ Knife, abalone/ivory/brass/iron/leather/beads/dentalium shells/wool, c. 1840/60.
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The sheath, with its beadwork in Taal taan (Tahltan) style and valuable dentalium shell (táx´xee) obtained in trade, complements the craftsmanship of the dagger and the history of the Tlingit. Much beadwork of this style has been found among the Shx´at kwaan (Stikine people) of Wrangell. In the Collections of the National Museum of the American Indian - George Gustav Heye Center, New York
Tlingit (Alaska), Chief Shakes’ Knife, abalone/ ivory/ brass/ iron/ leather/ beads/ dentalium shells/ wool, c. 1840/60. http://www.tumblr.com/dashboard
Knife of Chief Shake (ca. 1840/60 CE Tlingit, Alaska)
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Hand coloured photographs of 19th century Japan jp-warriors by Public Domain Review, via Flickr
Samoerai / Samurai (via Nationaal Archief)Samurai with bow and arrow, helmets, swords, spears and coats of mail. Photo from series of 42 hand coloured albumine prints at Spaarnestad Photo by Felice Beato, Kusakabe Kimbei or Raimund baron von Stillfried. Japan, around 1880.