Illustrated Bible History

Ancient Weapons and Warfare - Archers

Assyrio Babylonian Archer Assyrio Babylonian Archer
Assyrio-Babylonian archer with war coat, leggings and fillet instead of a helmet from bas-relief from B.C. 700.
Persian Archer Persian Archer
Persian archer from bas-relief of Persepolis, the ancient capital of Persia (B.C. 560). Wearing leather long coat that descends to the ankle, metal helmet and carrying a sword on the left side.