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Andrassos || Byzantine cataphract Lars referenced this in his blog. Lars wrote 'The Sea Wolves', a novelized discourse on the Viking Age.

Medieval Persian warrior with weapons. Persia, Iran middle ages archer. персидский воин

Persian Sassanid (200AD to 600AD) in heavy armour, precursor of the European knights of the Middle Ages. All this heritage was swept away after the islamic conquest of Iran. The Sassanids were Zoroastrians like their predecessors' the Achaemenids and the Parthians, who ruled Iran from 500 BC to 600 AD.

Legionary, late III Century AD. It is likely that a soldier of this period would have worn boots and longer trousers rather than braccae and caligae.