Mészöly Dávid

Mészöly Dávid

Mészöly Dávid
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Chichak, a type of helmet (migfer) originally worn in the 15th-16th century by cavalry of the Ottoman Empire, consisting of a rounded bowl with ear flaps, a peak with a sliding nose guard passing through the peak, and an extension in the back to protect the neck. Various other countries used their own versions of the chichak including Mughal India, in Europe the zischagge helmet was a Germanisation of the original Turkish name.

Chichak, a type of helmet (migfer) originally worn in the 15th-16th century by cavalry of the Ottoman Empire, consisting of a rounded bowl with ear flaps, a peak with a sliding nose guard passing through the peak, and an extension in the back to protect the neck. Various other countries used their own versions of the chichak including Mughal India, in Europe the zischagge helmet was a Germanisation of the original Turkish name.

Ottoman chichak type helmet with krug (chest armor), 16th century. Stibbert Museum.

Ottoman chichak type helmet with krug (chest armor), 16th century. Stibbert Museum.

Ottoman chichak type helmet, 16th century, steel, gold, silver Dimensions: H. 10 3/4 in. (27.8 cm); Wt. 5 lb. 11 oz. (2580 g), Met Museum, forged from watered steel and decorated in gold with arabesques and Koranic inscriptions.

Ottoman chichak type helmet, 16th century, steel, gold, silver Dimensions: H. 10 3/4 in. (27.8 cm); Wt. 5 lb. 11 oz. (2580 g), Met Museum, forged from watered steel and decorated in gold with arabesques and Koranic inscriptions.

‘Miğfer’ (helmet).  Ottoman, 16th/17th century.

‘Miğfer’ (helmet). Ottoman, 16th/17th century.

Heavy armored Warrior

Heavy armored Warrior

Ottoman empire swords.

Ottoman empire swords.

Chichak, a type of helmet (‘miğfer’) originally worn in the 15th-16th century by cavalry of the Ottoman Empire, consisting of a rounded bowl with ear flaps, a peak with a sliding nose guard passing through the peak, and an extension in the back to protect the neck. This piece was a presentation gift to the Russian court. Delegates from abroad would present their precious goods in an elaborate parade before Russian dignitaries. (Moscow Kremlin Museums).

Chichak, a type of helmet (‘miğfer’) originally worn in the 15th-16th century by cavalry of the Ottoman Empire, consisting of a rounded bowl with ear flaps, a peak with a sliding nose guard passing through the peak, and an extension in the back to protect the neck. This piece was a presentation gift to the Russian court. Delegates from abroad would present their precious goods in an elaborate parade before Russian dignitaries. (Moscow Kremlin Museums).

15th century Turkish helmet

15th century Turkish helmet

Golden Horde warrior's armor (left)

Golden Horde warrior's armor (left)