A German tournament armour in the style of the 16th century, 20th century
Antiquities, Poster Collection of Engelhardt, Antique Arms & Armour | O91apa | Online auction | 604 Lots
DescriptionThe tournament helmet with a reinforcement of the brow, the beard is screwed to the chest and to the helmet and has side ventilation holes. Ridged chest with hinged neck and armholes, matching back plate. Shield screwed to the left side. Pauldrons of several lames with large shoulders. The hand guards of the tournament tails with two lames. Skirt with attached upper tassets with several lames, the closed lower tassets with attached beaked shoes. Surfaces blackened. Height circa 180 cm. Decorative harness of modern sheet metal with a continuous material thickness of ca. 1 - 1.5 mm.
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