April 2, 2012 / Lifestyle / 0 comments
Here’s a collection of photos of different components of medieval armor. Medieval suits of armor were so exhausting to wear that they could have affected the outcomes of famous battles, a study suggests. In the 15th Century, as the arms race progressed with the development of new and powerful weapons such as the longbow and crossbow, armor too evolved. Armour has been used throughout recorded history. It has been made from a variety of materials; from rudimentary leather protection, personal armor evolved to Mail and full plated suits of armor. For much of military history the manufacture of metal armor in Europe has dominated the technology and employment of armor.Check out these armors from Middle Ages. Enjoy.