suit of armor

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In the case of this particular project, my objective was to have the students create a suit of armor, not to learn to draw the human figure.
A horse decoration of gilded brass bells from Vienna, a jeweled saddle given to August the Strong by Louis XIV of France, and a suit of armor worn by August the Strong as a child are a few of the magnificent pieces in the armor collection.
Another figure hangs by the left side of the house near a suit of armor with a monster-like head.
The 'Wrestler' star is in discussions to play the Crimson Dynamo, a Russian arms dealer, who's considered to be an evil version of Iron Man because he battles the superhero in a nuclear-powered suit of armor, reports Variety.
He spoke again Tuesday, as he has in the past, of having to overcome the perception from his playing days about being as personable as a suit of armor.
An as-yet-unnamed species of snail living around hydrothermal vents deep beneath the Indian Ocean bears an unusual suit of armor forged from the dissolved minerals spewing into its seafloor habitat.
Your bones are like a suit of armor under your skin.
While the quality and strength of the armor was based largely on the origin of the metal itself--and the textural embellishments were dependent on the skill of local artisans--the engineering and assembly of a suit of armor required enormous knowledge, skill and invention.
A suit of armor made for battle weighed about 50 pounds, no more than a modem soldier's backpack.
Immediately after the accident, Edward was able to sacrifice his right arm to save Alphonse's soul and bind it to a suit of armor.
Come down with a case of chicken pox and, after you recover, your body seems to wear an invisible suit of armor that protects you from getting the disease again.
Catherine Deneuve slips in and out of view, her self-possession a suit of armor, as the aging, well-marrying courtesan Odette.
This stiff suit of armor, as well as the shape of Sarcosuchus' vertebrae, would have restricted the animal's flexibility and speed.
I even have a suit of armor and a human skeleton in the living room.
Humans have resorted to their last hope in the fight to save Earth from alien colonization - an elite military team wearing a highly advanced suit of armor.