Armour from the end of the 14th or the beginning of the 15th century
1. Albrecht von Hohenlohe, c.1325 2. Otto von Orlamünde, c.1340 3. Infantryman mid - 14th century
making of gambeson
DIY Knight Helmet
Cerveliere (cap worn under mail), 14th to 15th century, German, rope, Met Museum.
Short cloak with stand-up collar and big brass buttons. Very fashionable in the second half of 14th century.
Jouster Ben van Koert at Arundel International Tournament 2014 (photo by ARW Photo)
Stages in development of the coat of plates. Armour from the Battle of Wisby 1361: By Bengt Thordeman, in Collaboration with Poul Nörlund and Bo E. Ingelmark, 1939. vol.1.
These quilted hosen and quilted shins' defence will be perfect for buhurt and duels. The thickness is formed by 2 layers, the zones of the knees are reinforced. The defence is separated for further mobility.
BNF Français 343 - Queste del Saint Graal / Tristan de Léonois Folio: 1v Location: Milan, Italy Dating: 1380 - 1385 Institution: Bibliothèque Nationale