A 1470s western european (swiss) soldier.
My hema/reenactment weapons. How to tell a good and bad sword? Put them close together, the difference between those two longswords is just clearly visible.
War Hat Date: 15th century Culture: French Medium: Steel, leather, pigment Dimensions: H. 8 3/4 in. (22.2 cm); W. 8 1/2 in. (21.6 cm); D. 14 in. (35.6 cm); Wt. 3 lb. 12 oz. (1701 g)
A RARE ITALIAN BROADSWORD C.1550
Nußknacker, frühes 15. Jahrhundert, Metropolitan Museum.
bowl 1400 - 1500 Dimensions diam. 16.8 cm Material and technique wood
Ancient Chinese Armor by Kevin H., via Flickr
Gothic Breastplate, c. 1485 South Germany or Austria, 15th century steel…
15th century German armour from the Royal Armories in Leeds