Korean Silla dynasty armour found

Published on July 22nd, 2009 | by Admin

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Until this recent discovery in Korea, the armour of Silla Dynasty cavalrymen was only seen in tomb paintings.

The warrior’s body and bones are long gone, decayed into the soil. But the armor that once protected him from enemy swords and arrows has survived the passage of time and has been revealed for the first time in 1,600 years.

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