Armour. Persia. India. 18th - 19th century

Armour. Persia. India. 18th  - 19th century

This set of armour was gained from the odd collection gathered by Grand Duke Nikolai Nikolaevich. His collection Gran Duke collected during the war in Western Asia. 

Such armour was also made by Dagestan craftsmen. It was very expensive and invaluable for an owner. Usually a father passed his armour to a son.