Presented in this article is a Tibetan eight-plate helmet w
Of an early type with dramatic widened shape.
It's face covered with beautifully lacquered leather, in that characteristic earlier style.
Collected by American anthropologist Melvyn Goldstein in the 1980s.
Of domed shape with upturned rim and indigo cotton lining.
A matched set of lacquered leather, finely decorated with gradient colors and black and gold detailing.