Qin Dynasty, circa 221-206 BC. Qin Soldier's Armor, based on the examples of armor excavated from the Emperor Qin's Terracotta Warrior pits. The length of the armor is 64 centimeters, while the circular skirt width is 64 centimeters.
Полный западноевропейский доспех "Королевская Гвардия"
aromansoul: Chinese armor. Tang dynasty. First is a royal guard, similar to a samurai and the second is a northern foot soldier. non-westernhistoricalfashion: Here are more shots of the costumes in the post with the armor. As nextian pointed out, they are indeed from the film The Banquet. You can see the still of Zhang Ziyi in the background.
What was even more shocking to Wuzhu was that in 1135 Yue Fei had encountered whole detachments of Iron Pagoda Cavalry serving under Wuzhu's Wanyan clan brothers in the thousands, the two armies fought in a series of life and death charges and counter- charges, but ultimately Yue Fei was able to not only steadily keep his own ground but then were able to utterly annihilate nearly all of the Iron Pagodas by the thousands.