Two sets of hussars armour, Polish, second half Helmets have a visor and a nose-iron; the breast plate is tied on the back by two leather straps. Leopard skins around the shoulders. The wings, made of eagle feathers, were fixed to the saddle.
"Husaria" - the Polish-Lithuanian Winged Hussars were the main calvary between 16 and century and widely regarded as the most powerful cavalry formation in the world. Polish Hussars were undefeated in battle for over 100 years.
~J Warriors. September The massive charge of the Polish winged lancer-hussars which terrified the Ottoman troops and decided the Battle of Vienna. The wings made a terrifying sound as the Polish hussars came charging down the mountainside.