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by torvikbloodynine
Wed Jan 04, 2012 8:27 pm
Forum: 410-1100
Topic: Yet another sword post from me!
Replies: 17
Views: 8559

Re: Yet another sword post from me!

Greetings....try www.powning.com for some tasty examples - fantasy style swords but with dark age themes. Good luck!
by torvikbloodynine
Wed Oct 07, 2009 5:17 pm
Forum: 410-1100
Topic: leather armour for poorer Vikes/Saxons
Replies: 19
Views: 7280

Thanks to all of you, especially Benedict!
by torvikbloodynine
Tue Oct 06, 2009 3:29 pm
Forum: 410-1100
Topic: leather armour for poorer Vikes/Saxons
Replies: 19
Views: 7280

leather armour for poorer Vikes/Saxons

Folks, Does anyone have any historical references with regard to leather gambesons, jerkins, armour? It seems strange that warriors who couldn't afford mail would not go for readily available material like hide or leather to aid their protection? Most "experts" say " none have been found" but that's...