The man’s armor, known as dingjia (armor with nails), is a very elaborate example of the military costume worn at the imperial court by high-ranking officials in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries
These archival prints feature images specifically from Jo's sketch books and his illustrations from Trail Dust and Saddle Leather, Californios and his children's book Budgee Budgee Cottontail.
Tom Hiddleston, Henry V. I love his horse!
king arthur knights of the round table -
the-wicked-knight: “ Chess piece (knight), ca. western European (perhaps English,Ivor, MET. Once a piece of exquisitely carved small sculpture, this ivory chessman is today an important document for the study of late medieval horse armor.
Herbert Cole - William Canton's A Child's Book of Warriors - 1907