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Topic: armor

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Cannon weapon war, places monuments.

Cannon weapon war, places monuments.

Wartime images: Free images of war, available for commercial use and free download. Copyright-free, no attribution required.

Armor military museum.

Armor military museum.

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Ww2 battle tanks.

Ww2 battle tanks.

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Ritterruestung armor castle, places monuments.

Ritterruestung armor castle, places monuments.

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Military museum fort.

Military museum fort.

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Ww2 battle tanks.

Ww2 battle tanks.

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Horse hero knight, places monuments.

Horse hero knight, places monuments.

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Knight armor ritterruestung.

Knight armor ritterruestung.

Japanese castles were placed in strategic locations, along trade routes, roads, and rivers. Though castles continued to be built with defense needs in mind, for centuries, fortresses were also built as centers ... more

Knight castle armor.

Knight castle armor.

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Armor history coat of arms, places monuments.

Armor history coat of arms, places monuments.

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Splint armor

Splint armor

Iran, Qasr-i Abu Nasr Sasanian

Shield Boss and Grip

Shield Boss and Grip

The boss, or umbo, was originally attached over a hole in the center of a circular or oval wooden shield and protected the hand of the person holding it. The shield was carried by the grip, which was riveted ac... more

Shield Boss

Shield Boss

This boss, or umbo, was originally attached over a hole in the center of a circular or oval wooden shield and protected the hand of the person holding it. The shield was carried by the grip (accession number 17... more

Shield Grip

Shield Grip

The shield was carried by the grip, which was riveted across the hollow center of the shield on the inner side. This object and the associated shield boss (accession number 17.192.141) come from the tomb of a m... more

Cuirass of a Tankō

Cuirass of a Tankō

The earliest known armors worn in Japan were of either the keiko type or the tankō type seen here. The keiko is of lamellar construction, with overlapping bronze or iron scales laced together with leather or fa... more

Shield Mount in the Shape of Bird

Shield Mount in the Shape of Bird

Made in Northern France

Shield Mount in the Shape of Bird

Shield Mount in the Shape of Bird

Made in Northern France

Helmet (Spangenhelm)

Helmet (Spangenhelm)

This helmet comes from a small group of closely related Spangenhelme (strap helmets). The sites where they have been found are widely scattered, ranging from Sweden to Germany, the Balkans and Libya. The Metrop... more

Two Shield Bosses

Two Shield Bosses

Shield bosses were attached to the center of a circular wooden shield. These two are thought to have been made in northern Italy, the heart of the Langobardic Kingdom from the late sixth to the mid-eighth centu... more

Shield Boss

Shield Boss

Shield bosses were attached to the center of a circular wooden shield. This example, and another also in the Metropolitan Museum's collection (acc. no. 1984.184.2) are thought to have been made in northern Ital... more

Shield Boss (Umbo)

Shield Boss (Umbo)

Shield bosses were attached to the center of a circular wooden shield. This example, and another also in the Metropolitan Museum's collection (acc. no. 1984.184.1) are thought to have been made in northern Ital... more

Sword

Sword

This sword has an iron blade and was adorned with gilt-bronze elements on the cross guard and quillon. Parts of its wooden scabbard remain fused to the blade, which also was decorated with gilt-bronze mounts at... more

Hamzah, an uncle of the Prophet although of about the same age, dressed in gold armor and holding a sword, threatens to punish those of the Quraysh who are not faithful to Muhammad after Abû Tâlib's death.

Hamzah, an uncle of the Prophet although of about the same age, dresse...

Life of the Prophet Muhammad written at the order of the Mamluk sultan al-Mansûr 'Alâ' al-Dîn 'Alî (d. 778/1376). The work was first illustrated during the reign of the Ottoman sultan Murâd III.

Rustam, wearing his leopard hat and armor, lifts Pîlsam off his horse on a spear.

Rustam, wearing his leopard hat and armor, lifts Pîlsam off his horse ...

Life of the Prophet Muhammad written at the order of the Mamluk sultan al-Mansûr 'Alâ' al-Dîn 'Alî (d. 778/1376). The work was first illustrated during the reign of the Ottoman sultan Murâd III.

War Mask

War Mask

Masks for use in ritual dances and other ceremonies are well known in Tibet and Mongolia, and were made from papier-mâché, leather, or gilt copper. This mask is exceptionally rare, however, because it was made... more

Armor for the Torso and Hips

Armor for the Torso and Hips

This armor is one of only two early examples of this type known to exist. Its distinctive form and construction are unique to Yunnan province in southwestern China. It is made of rigid leather panels coated wit... more