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8. Armour Steel

Armour Steel
Armour Steel

16th-17th century

Sharp pointed cone-shaped helmets protected the warrior's head from the slashing blows of sabres and swords. The neck and the shoulders were well protected by various comail. Chain- mail, made of tiny rings in the form of shirts, did not restrict a man's movement. One of these suits of chain mail, called baidana, belonged to Tsar Boris Godunov,

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