Armor Garniture of George Clifford Third Earl of Cumberland Made under the direction of Jacob Halder (British, master armorer at royal workshops at Greenwich, documented in England Date: 1586 Culture: British, Greenwich
1565 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 weighs 60 lbs.
~ ARMOR/HELMS/SHIELDS ~ Previous pinner writes: Italian armour for the foot tourney by the "MASTER OF THE CASTLE", Milan . The greatest producers of armour in the later middle ages and renaissance were arguably those of the lombardic city of Milan, ca.