Discussion in 'Military History' started by Kunal Biswas, Feb 7, 2012.
Ancient era in India ended in the 6th century AD
The Helmet probably belongs to the late medieval (1600s) or modern era 1700s
Chain Mail Suit - National Museum Delhi
Bazuband with attached dastaney - National Museum Delhi - with heavy koftgiri . Note the 'Kara' like raised part on the wrist.
A 'Chilta Hazaar Masha' - coat of a thousand nails. in this case fabric armour reinforced with plate armour studded with small rivets. - from the Wallace Collection London.
A Rajput 'Chilta Hazaar Masha' - velvet with floral plates.
18th century Horse armour
Sikh armor has been heavily influenced by the Mughal armor.
Shot from the Golden Temple Exhibition in SOAS, London. The picture shows
an 18th century armour worn by Sikh warriors. The exhibition is finishing
at the end of September 2011.
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