Illustrations by Viskovatov
Voyevode (commander) in Zertsalo (armour vest with centre plate) and Yerikhonka (conical pointed helmet).


ВОЕВОДА ВЪ ЗЕРЦАЛЂ И ВЪ ЕРИХОНКЂ

Russian armament from the 14th century until the second half of the 17th century.
Voyevode (commander) in Zertsalo (armour vest with centre plate) and Yerikhonka (conical pointed helmet).
Lithograph 101 in "Historical description of the clothes and weapons of Russian troops" by Viskovatov, 2nd edition published in 1899.

Aleksandr Vasilíevich Viskovatov, Born April 22, 1804; died February 27, 1858, in St. Petersburg. Russian military historian. Viskovatovís most important work, A Historical Description of the Uniform and Weapons of Russian Troops (vols. 1-30, 1841-62; 2nd ed., vols. 1-34, 1899-1948), is based on an enormous amount of archival material.
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