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by Shrop_Ad
Sat Oct 01, 2016 11:33 pm
Forum: 1100-1500
Topic: Sickles in the wars of the roses
Replies: 5
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Re: Sickles in the wars of the roses

Something I noticed while browsing the Royal Armouries collection online which may be of interest to this thread. This is their entry (all credit to the Royal Armouries, see link provided) Object Title War scythe Date 1471-1499 Object Number VII.1529 Provenance Purchased Sotheby's 6 December 1951, L...
by Shrop_Ad
Mon Dec 17, 2012 9:56 pm
Forum: 1100-1500
Topic: Gorget/Bevor Confusion / Other Newbie Questions
Replies: 21
Views: 4542

Re: Gorget/Bevor Confusion / Other Newbie Questions

Thank you for the advice all, much appreciated, I'll be keeping well clear of this item and will look for a custom bevor (or one I can try for fitting before purchase) in the future instead! I did wonder how it was secured 'down', but I noticed many low-hanging gorget type armour pieces around and s...
by Shrop_Ad
Sun Dec 09, 2012 6:06 pm
Forum: 1100-1500
Topic: Gorget/Bevor Confusion / Other Newbie Questions
Replies: 21
Views: 4542

Gorget/Bevor Confusion / Other Newbie Questions

I've been looking for a bevor to add to a WOTR billman setup, as I want to protect my lower face in hectic WOTR bill lines. Searching around, I've found an item online that would compliment my setup perfectly, but can find no historical evidence for it in effigies or paintings. http://steel-mastery....

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