54mm White Metal
Hand Painted in St. Petersburg Russia.
Ancient Chinese Warrior toy soldier in armour with bow/spear in blue embroidered silk and armour. Chinese warrior has Silk Embroidery Ceremonial Armor Robe and bun with woven sandals. The earliest archaeological evidence of armour in China dates to the Shang dynasty. These were either breastplates made of shell tied together or a one-piece leather breastplate.