Object of the Month

Cavalrymen of the Persian (Iran), Ottoman (Turkey, eastern Europe, and western Asia), and Mughal (India) empires wore Khula Khud-style helmets during the 17th to 19th centuries A.D.

Object of the Month - April 2014
Steel Helmet

Helmet and Arm Bracer
Helmet and Arm Bracer
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