The Armento Rider, Greece 500 – 550 BCE. Bronze statuette of a warrior on horseback. The warrior wears a Corinthian-style helmet and a short tunic. He once held a spear and reins, that were probably made of copper wire, and his helmet was topped by a crest which ran across sideways.[750×906]

The Armento Rider, Greece 500 – 550 BCE. Bronze statuette of a warrior on horseback. The warrior wears a Corinthian-style helmet and a short tunic. He once held a spear and reins, that were probably made of copper wire, and… Continue Reading

Mummy of a child warrior from lost medieval civilisation. Wrapped in reindeer hide and fur, the 6-to-7 year old was protected by a child-sized bronze axe and bear’s pendant (source in comment) [720×482]

Mummy of a child warrior from lost medieval civilisation. Wrapped in reindeer hide and fur, the 6-to-7 year old was protected by a child-sized bronze axe and bear’s pendant (source in comment) [720×482]

Detail of a Roman mosaic depicting an armored warrior battling an Amazon. Object located in Antakya (Turkey). Dated back to 4th century CE. [564×846]

Detail of a Roman mosaic depicting an armored warrior battling an Amazon. Object located in Antakya (Turkey). Dated back to 4th century CE. [564×846]