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Jo Dunlop - Collection Care Co-ordinator, East Ayrshire Leisure

Indo-Persian Helmet

Period:
18th Century
Description:
This helmet, called a top, has a mail aventail protecting the neck and ears. It has a sliding nasal with plume tubes at either side and a spike as a central ornament.
Place of Production:
probably South Asia / India
Source:
Dean Castle
Digital Number:
EAAM073a; EAAM073b
Copyright:
East Ayrshire Council


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