Fine and Very Rare Mail Based Breast Plate and Arm Guards - 14477

India, mid 18C. or earlier. Parts of armor set including pair of Bazu Bands and Breast plate. All unusually made of chain mail in steel frames. All riveted steel rings and rows of rings with double piercing. The steel frames are decorated with gold koftgari work. Arm guards are 20 inches long (fully stretched) The breast plates parts are 25 X 11 inches. Very good condition to age. Some losses on the steel rings. A rare set. Never seen a similar set before.