An extremely rare sleeveless vest from the Ming-Qing transition period.
With a lozenge pattern of brass rings.
A striking battle helmet from the Momoyama period of 1568-1600 A.D.
A large Chinese rattan shield called tengpai, used by special front-line troops.
The famous tiger faced rattan shield as used by Chinese skirmishers.
An early type of Korean soldier's helmet.
This one has the early, peaked form and is signed by its maker.
A pair of Samurai shin protectors finished with Dutch "goudleer".
Of a type worn among others by the Valiant Cavalry.
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.
A translucent hide shield with gilt brass ornaments. Probably Nepalese of for a Nepalese client.
An interesting Indian dhal, a small shield that was signed by its maker from Gujarat.
Worked in repousse, possibly once part of an ornamental piece of armor.