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Japanese samurai helmet, Edo period (18th century)

Edo period century) A ten-plate silver-splashed iron kawari kabuto, the back rising in a form reminiscent of a tokan (Chinese crown-style helmet) into two pieces of warabi (edible young fern shoots), the front with.

Northern Indian tabar (axe), 19th century, crescent shaped head with a brass covered steel blade decorated with engraved arabesque motifs The counter blade has an elephant surrounded by tigers made of forged brass. The handle is completely covered in brass, ornamented with a vegetal themed chisel work. It is finished by a lotus button which serves as a handle for a small dagger hidden inside it. Length: 56 cm; Axe’s Blade Length: 13 cm; Dagger’s Blade Length: 26 cm

Northern Indian tabar (axe), century, crescent shaped head with a brass covered steel blade decorated with engraved arabesque motifs The counter blade has an elephant surrounded by tigers made of forged brass. The handle is completely covered in bras

Sutton Hoo Helmet -BBC - Primary History - World History - The helmet was found at Sutton Hoo and is 1,300 years old. It was reconstructed from pieces found at a burial site. [© Trustees of the British Museum]

Sutton Hoo Helmet -BBC - Primary History - World History - The helmet was found at Sutton Hoo and is years old. It was reconstructed from pieces found at a burial site. [© Trustees of the British Museum]