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A rare image of early medieval period of Knight wearing gauntlets.

Iron guntlet from a mass grave, battle of Visby, fought in July 1361 on the Swedish Baltic island of Gotland, between invading Danish troops and the local, Gutnish, forces. The Danish won a decisive victory. Due to the heat, the dead had to be disposed of quickly, and many were buried in their armour. The archaeological excavation of one of the mass graves, in the 1930s, revealed over 1000 skeletons.

Iron gauntlet from a mass grave, battle of Visby, fought in July 1361 on the Swedish Baltic island of Gotland

European (Eastern?) riveted mail hauberk, 17th century, riveted and solid links of varying size and thickness, detailed view. H1.

) riveted mail hauberk, century, riveted and solid links of varying size and thickness, detailed view.

European riveted mail hauberk, 14th century, detail view, extremely rare example…

European riveted mail hauberk, detail view, extremely rare example of…

NYPL MA 104 Bible History

Rubric and full-page miniature of Joseph put in prison.

St. Wenceslaus (Vaclav) hauberk, the oldest known complete European riveted mail hauberk, first part of the 10th c, alternating round riveted and solid (punched) rings, the wire is said to be 0.75 mm in dia., with an inner dia. of 5-6 mm (external dia. of 6.5-7.5 mm). The rings are worn, with numerous repairs, the wire might have originally been about 1mm in diameter. It is in the collection of the church treasury of St. Vitus Cathedral in Prague, Czech Republic.

Front view of the mantle.

European (most likely) riveted mail hauberk, a rare example of all round riveted links, the links are close in shape to known examples of late Russian round riveted mail.

European (most likely) riveted mail hauberk, a rare example of all round riveted links, the links are close in shape to known examples of late Russian round riveted mail.

European riveted mail arming sleeves, unknown age and origin. The Royal Armoury (Livrustkammaren) in the Royal Palace, Stockholm, Sweden.

European riveted mail arming sleeves, unknown age and origin. All riveted mail, The Royal Armoury (Livrustkammaren) in the Royal Palace, Stockholm, Sweden.

Illumination on parchment from Frenchman Gaston Phoebus' Le Livre de la Chasse (Book of Hunting), from about 1485, currently in the Geneva Library. This tome shows different ways to hunt and capture game animals. Gaston Phoebus dedicated his book to the Duke of Burgundy, Philip the Bold, famous for his taste for hunting. The Black man in the hunting party is probably an Ethiopian trader joining courtier Lodewijk van Gruuthuse of Bruges.

Gaston Phoebus Le Livre de la Chasse (Book of Hunting) France (c. illumination on parchment x cm, Geneva Library Gaston Phoebus wrote a treatise on hunting, in French prose, known as.

Sudanese horseman's long-sleeved butted mail tunic. It has a slit front and back to allow the wearer to sit on a horse. The scoop neck joins to a vertical slit on the front so it can be pulled over the head. This armor was first worn in around the time the Turkish rulers of Egypt conquered Sudan. It was later reused by the Mahdists, followers of Muhammad Ahmad, who overthrew the Turco-Egyptian administration in 1885 and remained in power until 1898.

Sudanese horseman's long-sleeved butted mail tunic. It has a slit front and back to allow the wearer to sit on a horse. The scoop neck joins to a vertical slit on the front so it can be pulled over the head. This armor was first worn in around the time the Turkish rulers of Egypt conquered Sudan. It was later reused by the Mahdists, followers of Muhammad Ahmad, who overthrew the Turco-Egyptian administration in 1885 and remained in power until 1898.

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European (Norway) riveted mail hauberk, fragment from Gjermundbu, the only Viking Age mail shirt found in Scandinavia, app 10th century, anti-clock wise lap links, oval rivet hole, high domed rivet head, prominent oval tail of wire, sub-circular cross section, alternating rows of links of an unknown closure type, circular with flats on the external circumferences and wire of sub-rectangular cross section. B1.

European (Norway) riveted mail hauberk, fragment from Gjermundbu, the only Viking Age mail shirt found in Scandinavia, app century

Bible moralisée  - Biblia historica-allegorica iconologica Veteris Testamenti cum textu marginali gallico. 2. Viertel 13. Jhdt. (1225-1249) Cod. 2554 Folio 31

Bible moralisée - Biblia historica-allegorica iconologica Veteris Testamenti cum textu marginali gallico. 2. Viertel 13. Jhdt. (1225-1249) Cod. 2554 Folio 31

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