Picture Of Savoyard Munition Armour 1600

Picture Of Savoyard Munition Armour 1600

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Cuirassier's armour in Savoyard style, 1600-1610

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https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/User:Rama

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Photograph by Rama, Wikimedia Commons, Cc-by-sa-2.0-fr

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Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 2.0 France

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