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Del Tin - ITALIAN FALCHION (STORTA), late 15th Century. This is the sword of Saint Michael that fignt agains a dragon in the painting of Antonio del Pollaiolo (1480) Overall lenght cm 86, weight 1390 gr.

Del Tin - ITALIAN FALCHION (STORTA), late 15th Century. This is the sword of Saint Michael that fignt agains a dragon in the painting of Antonio del Pollaiolo (1480) Overall lenght cm 86, weight 1390 gr.

Indian Firangi     Dated: 18th Century  Measurements: the blade is 34.75 inches long  This sword was most likely made for Royalty. It has a thick gold koftgari floral decoration over the entire hilt. Comes with an unmarked blade. The padding was replaced during the mid-late 19th century.    It has a wired grip of silver and senew mixture.

Indian Firangi Dated: 18th Century Measurements: the blade is 34.75 inches long This sword was most likely made for Royalty. It has a thick gold koftgari floral decoration over the entire hilt. Comes with an unmarked blade. The padding was replaced during the mid-late 19th century. It has a wired grip of silver and senew mixture.

Delpérier, " Only the breastplate was proofed. Out of a group of 100, twenty sub-groups of 5 each were organised by order of weight. The lightest breastplates of the first sub-group were each subjected to the impact of three bullets fired at the middle of the breastplate from a distance of 40m. The group would only be accepted if the first three withstood this: it was required that the breastplate was not pierced by any of the three bullets, and that no more than one of them tore it."

Delpérier, " Only the breastplate was proofed. Out of a group of 100, twenty sub-groups of 5 each were organised by order of weight. The lightest breastplates of the first sub-group were each subjected to the impact of three bullets fired at the middle of the breastplate from a distance of 40m. The group would only be accepted if the first three withstood this: it was required that the breastplate was not pierced by any of the three bullets, and that no more than one of them tore it."

Ambassadorial Axe    Dated: first part of the XVII century  Location: Moscow  Medium: steel, silver, turquoise, wood;  Method: forging, chasing, gold inlay, gilding  Measurements: length 98.5cm  Provenance: from the basic Armoury fund

Ambassadorial Axe Dated: first part of the XVII century Location: Moscow Medium: steel, silver, turquoise, wood; Method: forging, chasing, gold inlay, gilding Measurements: length 98.5cm Provenance: from the basic Armoury fund

Three-quarter armour for a boy about 12 years. 1550. England. - from the Royal Armouries

Three-quarter armour for a boy about 12 years. 1550. England. - from the Royal Armouries

Detail of elbow by THoog, via Flickr

Detail of elbow by THoog, via Flickr

Omani straight sword with a European blade

Omani straight sword with a European blade

A revolutionary sabre with folding hilt, France, ca. 18th century.

A revolutionary sabre with folding hilt, France, ca. 18th century.

Guisarme

Guisarme

South German halberd, 1540.

South German halberd, 1540.