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Knight armor kit of the 14th century There were a hard but cool years of the Caroline War, when you could meet Black Prince himself and die as an equal. However, even in those bad times you had a little more chance to live, if you wear an armor. Well, we are happy to provide you medieval knights armour for your safe and pleasure. Simple and reliable overall image of Western European armor in 60-80 years of XIV century. Wearing it, you can be a very worthy knight in every corner of France, Burgundy, and Burgundian Netherlands. Keeping in mind, that there was a war those years and a majority of men took a part in it, you can consider this armor kit as medieval times jeans with sweats...
Full armor set of George Clifford of the end of XVI century (1590-1592) His Majesty Henry VIII left a mark in history so brightly, as anybody did. Majority remembers about his wives, some keeps in mind Anglican Church, very few are aware of foundation of the Royal Navy, laid by him. But, quite a few knows, that there is Henry VIII to whom we owed the appearance of the Royal Almain Armoury and Greenwich Armours in the 1525 year. Guest German artisans were creating armor of the singular beauty and quality and teaching English armorers. So, Royal Armoury was developing on the German base and by borrowing some knowledges from other arms schools. There was no lack of orders at G...
Landsknecht armor kit, XVI century Look and do not say you have not seen! Admire and do not say that did not offered! Buy and do not say you are late! Luxurious and stunning. Rich and unique. Bright and reliable. Video review of this kit is here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X72kct7p0QQ Look, touch, taste, enjoy - XVI century landsknecht armor, the authentic armour kit based at Swiss National Museum, Zurich and Germanisches Nationalmuseum, Nuremberg collections. Such gorgeous defense as landsknecht armor kit was an incomplete armor worn by the most effective foot soldiers in the world - German mercenary pikemans of the late XV and early XVI centur...
Knight armor kit of the 16th century This classic 16th century knights’ armor is a museum replica. All parts are made according to historical analogues. This custom made-to-measure combat armor is completely handcrafted by our artisans. Attentive visitors may have noticed that there are two pieces of armour in the photo – new model and old, in black. In fact, they are an ancestor and a descendant, so to speak, and they have quite a fascinating history. Back in 2005, when very few people had armour, a souvenir armour set was commissioned from our craftsmen. It was not intended to be worn, let alone fought. Only to be beautiful and to stand by the fireplace. Naturally, w...
A special steel mannequin from Steel Mastery for storing your armour beautifully. After all, worthy armour requires worthy storage. And, of course, to show it off to your guests. Oh, well, let's be honest with ourselves - you didn't order your fancy armour to hide it in a dark closet under the stairs. We already have the coolest and most technologically advanced movable Medieval armor display mannequin, where all joints are movable and the mannequin adjusts to the armor size and is quite worthy to keep even antique museum exhibits, if you can find such in your armory. But sometimes you need something more traditional and cheaper but the mannequin adjusts to the ar...
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A mannequin for your armour is undoubtedly a very cool gadget to have, but you need a decent support for it. And we have one - a mannequin stand from Steel Mastery in standart size 45x45 cm (17.7x17.7 in). And if you thought it was just a pedestal for a mannequin, you are sadly mistaken. It's a masterpiece of joinery - the base is made of 24 mm (0.09) thick natural ash boards. Traditionally, we make the base in the following sizes: 45x45 cm (17.7x17.7 in), 55x55 cm (21.7x21.7 in) and 65x65 cm (17.7x17.7 in) and the cover is made of glued ash boards with a thickness of 40 mm. However, it is possible to make the wooden base in any size you choose. Any whim is possible as a special o...
Jousting knight armor set of the 16th century Here is extraordinary work for your attention. Tournament armor, very heavy, with highest protective qualities and perfectly beautiful. Inspired by tournament outfits of XVI knights (up to Maximilian III of Austria, Archduke of Further Austria and Emperor Maximilian II), Steel Mastery crafted the most precise replica of battle armor of the XV century for you. Such armor seems the best medieval armor set of any that had been ever crafted. There is state-of-art handicraft of any blacksmith, dignified framing if knight prowess. Here you can see sets of armor, which inspired us: Higgins Armory Museum in Worcester Reinforcing piece...
Leather brigandine kit in style of the 14th century When we are talking about perfect medieval leather armor of the XIV century, it is hard to give decisive answer. What to choose? Simplicity, robustness and inelegant charm of Visby brigandine or specific elegance, progressiveness and “almost-cuirass” shape of its colleague from Chalkis. All these retro-horizontal strips of Visby brigandine are so beautiful, but it is quite impossible to fasten it on its own! However, knight leather armor from Chalkis is much more functional, but noble Don is not in mood for “almost-cuirass” and fastenings from the front… So, how to choose between Sweden Gotland and Greek Euboea, where were foun...
Churburg style armor set-1 of the XIV century Armour in Churburg style was named by an authentic medieval armor that is kept in the castle of Churburg (South Tyrol in the North of Italy) and it belongs to the end of XIV century. During this time on the territory of modern Italy the armour makers start to produce armour of full-plate shells (they would be given the name of Milanese type). Later on bascinet would be out of use giving way to armet and barbute in Milanese armor. Protection of neck and collarbone was enabled by chain mail aventail, which was attached to the helmet. Chest is covered with a series of plates. The lower part of the stomach and the groin are protected by mail ar...
Meet a cool medieval fellow – an Englishman, an archer, and a longbowman. Actually, a serious one – he is a veteran of Battle of Flodden. Remember the Battle of Flodden? You surely do! September 9, 1513. Troops of England and Scotland killing each other during Italian Wars. English army wins mostly thanks to longbowmen. Yep, same ones as our fellow. To be honest – this battle was the last one in British history where longbow was a principal weapon. That’s why it was so cool and significant. English longbowmen’s glory rises from Battle of Sluys in 1340 and shines bright at Saint Crispin's Day, 1415, near Azincourt. Longbowmen were famous for their archery skill ...
German Gothic armor kit, 15th century We are sure, that German Gothic armor was the most brutal chic armor type of all the times! This steel armour was a knight’s fashion must-have in the Holy Roman Empire during the XVth century. A great variety of them you can find in Royal Armouries Museum at Leeds, the Germanisches Nationalmuseum at Nuremberg, Tower of London and put special attention at the Cuirassier armor of Duke Siegmund of Tyrol from Kunsthistorisches Museum at Vienna. Based on all these magnificent Gothic armors, our artisans created our own completely handcrafted German full armor kit of the XV century. 1470 - 1480 Nuremberg, Germany, Germanisches National M...
Medieval armor display mannequin, painting in any color at your choice and has reliable fastenings. That is your possibility to build from the simple mannequin stand cool knight at any clothing and armor. That’s really easy to do it, just use manual. And now step-by-step lets dress your Terminator! 1. Fix mannequin legs to mannequin stand (it is not included in the price. And you can choose the size of the stand in the options! ) with the four longest bolts so he cannot run away. Just put bolts through the holes in legs and fix them inside the mannequin stand with washer and wing nut. 2. Put the pants on. 3. Put hips on legs and fix them with p...
European armor set of the XIII century in colours of the English royal house This medieval armour kit combines the most popular parts of body protection of the XIII century. Brigandine was undoubtedly the most popular armour in the XIV century. It was a sort of transition stage from chain armor to full-plate armor. Its special feature was metal plates sewed or clinched to a cloth or leather foundation. The plates were attached on the inside. On the presented piece of brigandine there is a metal plate on the outside of the armour which chains going up to the helmet. In this way additional protection for the chest was sometimes created in the Middle Ages. An outside helmet – topfhelm was ...
Armor set of Redanian Guard Captain Meet Captain Felix Grubb – leader of the guard at the Border Post near the Refugee Camp. The best of the captain on guard law. Neither the monsters nor the nonhumans won’t penetrate to the people of Redania when their peace protects such a warrior. Just take a look at his heavy armor set - smart and protecting the captain as good as he protects Redania. We have collected this image from the best medieval armor elements organically blending into the harsh world of the Witcher. Let us start from his body protection – medieval breastplate with tassets. You can find out in it Milanese style "Avant Armour" cuirass 1450-1485, shown in Kelvingrove Art...
A samurai unarmored is like a samurai armored, but only unarmored. Benkei’s dōmaru or Japanese samurai leather warrior armor set When snow at the spurs of Fuji starts to melt, a wind is coming off the top picking dainty petals of sakura. They are leave with the wind like a pink blizzard to the lonely pine on the rock. Timidly they are touching domaru of ironclad and proud-hearted lonely warrior monk, who stands and muses upon eternity. So let us tell you a few words about domaru armor, he dressed in. Stylish, comfortable and cross-functional armor for anyone, who would like to get a feel for rich culture of Japan and feel like a samur...
Knight armour kit for interior This magnificent piece of the modern medieval armor art will adorn even the most sophisticated interior. The soldier armour made in the style of Italian masters of the XIV century. Every part is completely handcrafted by our artisans. This armor is made by standard sizes, not by measurements. This full set of armor is not intended for battles and tournaments, it can be used for show and like decorative interior armor. This suit of armor includes the next parts: Closed helmet armet Plate cuirass with tassets Pauldrons Full arm protection Gauntlets Full leg protection Segmented sabatons Base price includes following options...
Brigandine armour kit – 1 of the 15th century This brigandine kit is perfect armor for medieval fencing or spear running. The kit is not 100% historically correct, but it's appropriate for reenactments of the early XV century. We tested it on the Battle of Nations 2013, where kit showed off the excellent level of protection. You can see the first images of brigandine armour on the Byzantine miniatures. Such type of medieval body armor was widespread among the warriors in the XI-XIV centuries. But in the end of the XIV century, it was forced out by full armor suit, because of armorers' development. You can use this medieval suit of armor for: SCA HEMA Larp Stage perfo...
Full Gothic armor set of the 15th century Full Gothic armor set gained popularity in the end of the XV century and was widespread up to the XVII century. This medieval times armor was particularly popular in Germanic lands. Gothic armor was a step up for the arms masters in comparison with the Milanese one. New type of armor differed due to a number of successful decisions. The segments of the model were smaller, but their number grew. This improved warrior’s movement, protection of extremities’ point of bending and firmness of the plates themselves. Plate gauntlets, in this way, consisted of a variety of various flexible segments. The surface of the armour was improved as well. Us...
Gothic full armor kit for non-battle actions of the XV century Gothic armor is a German kind of Milanese type of full armor set. It emerged in the second half of the XV century. The armour was very widespread on the territory of the Central Europe. The fact that it was worn by the Holy Roman Emperor Maximilian I added the popularity to the armor. In the name “Gothic” lies the likeness with the architecture of the time: upward trending and oblongness of the forms. Compared to the original Milanese predecessor, the Gothic armour had several significant improvements. The details were smaller, which not only covered the body better, but eased the movement of legs and arms as well. The ...
English full armor kit of 1483 Steel English full medieval armor made in Gothic style and dated to 1483 year. Gothic armor set has appeared in the second half of the XV century on the territory of Germany. The local armorers have improved and modified the already existing Milanese technique of making an armor. Emphasis was placed on greater mobility, than the Italian full body armor. Parts of the armour began to be smaller and sharper. Surface was covered with ribs. Such ribs made armor stronger and were protecting from chopping strikes. You can use this authentic medieval armor for: SCA HEMA Larp Stage performances Medieval festivals Reenactment events This made-t...
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I am very happy with this beautiful armor and completely satisfied with carfters' work. IT is heavy, yes. but fitting is perfect and i can move in it. Thanks to all team!
I finally got my armour and it is flawless! Pros and cons: + custom made steel armor which really looks authentic + fits all my measures + possibility to choose customization (I have it of steel 1.5 mm, mirrow finish, brass rivets and red belts. And it is just WOW!:) + top customer support. Always quick replyes, updates on the status of my order + spare parts - belts, rivets and a couple of buckles The only one minus is a waiting time. Manager estimated making time so I was ready to wait. Anyhow if you order such armor for some event, so do it well in advance:) My deepest gratitude to all Steel mastery team for this fantastic work. I am satisfied 100% and will recommend you to all my comrades for sure.
I would like to thank all the Steel Mastery team! You guys made a fantastic job! This armor is the best thing I ever worn:) Craftmanship is on point, every piece fits perfect. And I really like blued finish:) Special thanks to client support for always quick replies and updates on status of my order. I recommend Steel Mastery to everyone who's looking for quality and authentic armor.