A Journal of Chaotic Calamities

"Mere man, his days are numbered"

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Late 15th century, steel, engraved and damascened with silver; copper alloy ”This turban helmet … is fixed with a lead seal stamped with the mark used in the Ottoman arsenals, an indication that this [helmet] passed into Turkish possession as booty with the Ottoman conquest of Iran and the Caucasus.” (Metropolitan Museum of Art)

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