Saber with Scabbard and Carrying Belt, early century. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. This is one of a series of twelve jeweled sabers made in Hungarian style for use at the Saxon court in Dresden.
Armor of Henry II of France (reigned / Date: ca. 1555 / Culture: French, possibly Paris / Medium: Steel, silver, gold / Dimensions: cm); kg) / Classification: Armor for Man / Credit Line: Harris Brisbane Dick / The Metropolitan Museum of Art
the-wicked-knight: “ Knight’s Armor Italy (likely Milan) ca. Steel and copper alloy with gilding, leather, and textile Milanese craftsmen were considered the top armor fabricators of Europe. The armor on the horse weighs 98 lbs. and the rider’s.