Building Medieval Plate Armor An Operator's Guide

Class Title
Building Medieval Plate Armor An Operator's Guide
Class Description

How understanding the design and function of real medieval plate armor can help someone build their own suit of armor in a more historically accurate and properly functional way. Dr. Capwell's talk included plenty of details from his own experience designing and overseeing the creation of three of his own outstanding armors. The lecture discusses the history and use of plate armour in the period and some discussion on the challenges and advice for making armour.

Taught by
Dr. Tobias Capwell
Recorded?
Yes
College
History - 1400 - 1500
Interdisciplinary College
History - 1500 - 1600
Video
Reviewed
On

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