Knights in shining armour

25 02 2007

At the Met

The Roving Medievalist posted this great photo of equestrian armour at the Metropolitan Museum in New York City. Love the plumes!



2 responses

26 02 2007

I have always been interested in the horses that belonged to Knights. Their armour is neat! I bet it was heavy……

1 03 2007

Now you know why they created drafties to carry them. ;) Didja see the post on barding?

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