Picture Of Chinese Ceremonial Armour On Horseback

Picture Of Chinese Ceremonial Armour On Horseback

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The Qianlong Emperor (r. 1735-1796), painting by Giuseppe Castiglione (1688-1766).

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Chinese Armor

China was a military leader of Asian continent, responsible for creation and popularization of many armor types that spread to their neighboring territories. Here you can find out about turbulent history of China and personal armor gear they used.

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