Sir Ralph died in 1443 and his alabaster figure shows him wearing a suit of plate armour
Rosa Mundi also showed people how to dress a man of war, with the plate armour
taking 20 minutes to put on and weighing 40kg.
A handbook of articulated Roman plate armour
(Lorica Segmentata Vol.
This war I speak of came after plate armour
and longbows of Crey and Agincourt, before little spitting experiment atom bombs of Hiroshima and Nagasaki.
Adam had been commissioned to craft a 16ft pike, 17th century breast plate armour
As the cortege left for another service at Dadlington church, it was led by two mounted knights herald, clad in full plate armour
Their bodkins, or bullet-shaped arrow heads, were carried on shafts three feet long and as thick as a man's thumb, and were able to punch straight through plate armour