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Oriental armour

H. Russell Robinson

Oriental armour

[by] H. Russell Robinson.

by H. Russell Robinson

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Published by Walker in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Arms and armor, Oriental.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesArms and armour series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsU825 .R6
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 257 p.
    Number of Pages257
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5536445M
    LC Control Number67013231
    OCLC/WorldCa1803295

    The book is devoted to the Hermitage collection of Oriental arms and armour which traces many centuries of arms production history in different regions of the East - Turkey, Iran, India, Central and Southeast Asia, the Causasus and the Far East/ A significant part of the museum collection was formed in the first half of the 19th century and was based on the personal collection of Emperor. The book illustrates over 1, items of Islamic and Oriental arms and armour which represent the finest and most interesting examples originating from Islamic and Hindu cultures and beyond, including Russia, China, Tibet, Mongolia, Korea and South East Asia. All the items illustrated have passed through the hands of Robert Hales during the last 45 years.5/5(1).

    Oriental arms and armour & a few pieces of European iron work -- v. Arms and armour supplements This is a manuscript catalog. Frank Gair Macomber, a wealthy Bostonian, assembled his collection of arms and armor during the final decades of the nineteenth century. Ingalls Library Book Collection, The Cleveland Museum of Art. Created on. Selected items of interest or special rarity or quality which we sold in the past.

    Chinese armour was predominantly lamellar from the Warring States period ( BC - BC) onward, prior to which animal parts such as rhinoceros hide, rawhide, and turtle shells were used for protection. Lamellar armour was supplemented by scale armour starting from the Han dynasty ( BC– AD) forward, partial plate armour from the Northern and Southern dynasties (–), and mail. Indian and Oriental Arms and Armour, by Lord Egerton of Tatton Paperback, pages, Dover Publications, Published: , ISBN: Indian Court Painting, 16Thth Century, Steve Kissock, Metropolitan Museum of Art, Indian sword (Arms and armour series), by Philip S Rawson pages, Jenkins, Published: , ISBN:


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halftones and line illustrations. Book Description. The book illustrates over 1, items of Islamic and Oriental arms and armour which represent the finest and most interesting examples originating from Islamic and Hindu cultures and beyond, including Russia, China, Tibet, Mongolia, Korea and South East Asia.

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Oriental armour: by H. Russell Robinson H. Russell Robinson Snippet view - References to this book. Battle dress; a gallery of military style and ornament Frederick Wilkinson Snippet view - Brassey's Book of Body Armor Robert C.

Woosnam-Savage, Anthony Hall No preview available - All Book Search results » Bibliographic. Armour (British English) or armor (American English; see spelling differences) is a protective covering that is used to prevent damage from being inflicted to an object, individual or vehicle by direct contact weapons or projectiles, usually during combat, or from damage caused by a potentially dangerous environment or activity (e.g., cycling, construction sites, etc.).

- The term "Indo-Persian armor" includes armor from Persia, Ottoman Empire, India and other nearby countries made in the Indo-Persian style.

In the past terms such as "Eastern", "Oriental", "Islamic" have been used to differentiate between this type of armor and European armor types. "Indo-Persian" includes non Muslim cultures such as Hindu, Sikh and Christian use of this type of pins.Indian and Oriental Arms and Armour by Lord Egerton of Tatton First of all, thanks to those readers of the blog, twitter, and other interactions on social media.

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