Jacek Bogulski

Jacek Bogulski

Jacek Bogulski
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75years - Great Helms - The first part shows some existing examples dating from the 1250's to the 1320's. Then follow some examples from miniatures. And finally a few specific jousting helms dating from even later. The original focus of this quick throw together was the form and material of oculars on great helms, and more specifically on Manesse style helms.

This is one of the the Madeln helms. It should date from about the same time as the Dargen helm (ca The shape is similar, but the ocular design is quite different. No added ocular here. Now in Schweizerisches Landesmuseum, Zürich.

Great Helm, Royal Armouries, Leeds ref_arm_1459 Date: 1400-1420 Culture: English

Great Helm, Royal Armouries, Leeds Date: Culture: English

Full view of the Celtic Battersea Shield | The Battersea Shield was found in the area around Chelsea Bridge, London. Dated to 350 BC, it seems that an object this elaborate would belong to a member of the warrior elite or even a Celtic chief. The Battersea shield is from the La Tene era which is characterised by the spirals, circles, interwoven knots and lattices that remain in modern Celtic art.

The Battersea Shield was found in the area around Chelsea Bridge, London. Dated to 350 BC, the Battersea shield is from the La Tene era which is characterised by the spirals, circles, interwoven knots and lattices that remain in modern Celtic art.