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Fine example of Medieval armor in the Musee de L'Armee (museum of the military) in Les Invalides.

Fine example of Medieval armor in the Musee de L'Armee (museum of the military) in Les Invalides. ha-that awkward moment when you recognize the picture before reading the description from having stood in that exact spot at least five different times :D

Philadelphia Museum of Art - Collections Object : Targe (shield) painted with the Heraldic Arms of the Haller and Imhof Patrician Families of Nuremberg

Philadelphia Museum of Art - Collections Object : Targe (shield) painted with the Heraldic Arms of the Haller and Imhof Patrician Families of Nuremberg

Tournament Helm ca. 1475–1500 Italian Steel

Very little Italian tournament armor survives from the fifteenth century, making this helm very rare.

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Photo : Helmet and chain mail of composite armor, which belonged to Ulrich IV von Matsch, made in Milan, Italy, century

Tournament Helm Date: ca. 1420–30 Culture: possibly Italian or French Medium: Steel Dimensions: H. 15 in. (38.1 cm); greatest W. 8 5/8 in. (22 cm); D. 9 7/8 in. (25.1 cm); Wt. 16 lb. 5 oz. (7399 g) Classification: Helmets Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1904 Accession Number: 04.3.237

Tournament Helm Date: ca. Culture: possibly Italian or French Medium: Steel Dimensions: H. g) Classification: Helmets Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1904 Accession Number:

Tournament helm, made in England, c.1510

The foot tournament helmet of Sir Giles Capel, probably worn in the tournaments on the Field of the Cloth of Gold in This great bascinet was made about It was found above his grave in the Rayne Chapel in Rayne, Essex, England.