September 2008

Ceremonial Sword and Armour

by admin on September 19, 2008

Some cool oriental sword pictures:

Ceremonial Sword and Armour
oriental sword

Picture by Jon Lester

Oriental Gallery
oriental sword

Picture by Royal Armouries
This line of horses displays cavalry armour from 17th century India and Japan, 15th century Turkey and a reproduction of a ‘Terracotta Warrior’ from 210BC.

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Medieval guy-at-arms

by admin on September 18, 2008

A couple of great medieval sword pictures I found:

Medieval gentleman-at-arms
medieval sword

Picture by courgettelawn
A demonstration by people from the Royal Armouries, Leeds of how medieval (15th century) knights and guys-at-arms dressed in their armour at the Worldwide Medieval Congress, University of Leeds.

This armour is akin to the type worn by Germans or Italians.

Volund Forge Type XIV
medieval sword

Image by awrose
New sword, loosely centered on Kind XIV.6 in Oakeshott’s Information of the Medieval Sword (with a bit of XXI.one thrown in for excellent measure). Nikon D90, Sigma 28mm F1.eight

Volund Forge Sort XIV
medieval sword

Picture by awrose
New sword, loosely based on Form XIV.six in Oakeshott’s Data of the Medieval Sword (with a bit of XXI.1 thrown in for very good measure). Nikon D90, Sigma 28mm F1.8

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Good Medieval Sword photos

by admin on September 16, 2008

A number of great medieval sword pictures I identified:

Sword Guard
medieval sword

Picture by Arutemu
14th-century sword

Volund Forge Sort XIV
medieval sword

Image by awrose
New sword, loosely primarily based on Kind XIV.6 in Oakeshott’s Data of the Medieval Sword (with a bit of XXI.1 thrown in for good measure). Nikon D90, Tamron 90mm F2.eight AF Macro

Volund Forge Form XIV
medieval sword

Image by awrose
New sword, loosely based on Form XIV.6 in Oakeshott’s Records of the Medieval Sword (with a bit of XXI.one thrown in for excellent measure). Nikon D90, Tamron 90mm F2.8 AF Macro

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Pikes, Bills and Requirements

by admin on September 16, 2008

Examine out these medieval pike pictures:

Pikes, Charges and Specifications
medieval pike

Picture by owenhurrell

Pike tree
medieval pike

Image by One fortunate guy

Texture of our brutality
medieval pike

Image by What is in us

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Medieval Europe: A Brief Sourcebook

by admin on September 16, 2008

Medieval Europe: A Brief Sourcebook

This assortment of documents in medieval historical past is made to accompany the lately revised MEDIEVAL EUROPE: A Brief Historical past by C. Warren Hollister and Judith Bennett. Nevertheless the varied selection of resources also can make it a useful dietary supplement for programs in Western Civilization. As in prior editions, this reader continues to offer a lucid and approachable introduction to every single of the documents and a special chapter devoted to visual sources in medieval history. In addition to these hal

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