The fact that one of the breastplates
bears the inscription 'Last of Her Tribe' is sufficient for him to bundle this with various photographs with similar captions (together with Henry Kendall's 'The Last of His Tribe') and invoke a settler motive of wishful extinction.
Zwickel researches the identification of the twelve gemstones representing the twelve tribes of Israel on the breastplate
Among the texts included are Altusprosator, Saltair na Rann I-III, St Patrick's Breastplate
(with the original Irish), the Prologue to the Senchas Mar, Sechnall's hymn to St Patrick, Broccan's hymn to St Bridget, and the Vision of Adomnan.
Later, the otter was replaced by a quilled breastplate
, then hair pipe ones which were strung crossways (horizontally), while for women, they were perpendicular (vertical).
His white suit a peerless lily the wide lapels an allegorical breastplate
For example, the smooth, curving surface of the breastplate
deflected weapons and distributed pressure from a blow across the chest.
with a waterfowl motif and a pair of detailed spurs are among the visually opulent items.
The current auction catalog includes approximately 300 items, including the breastplate
from the late Muromachi period (see photo), armor, helmets, swords, sword fittings (swordguards, decorative hilts and pommels owned and used by Masanori Fukushima, saddles decorated with gold lacquer and mother-of-pearl, and traditional Japanese matchlock rifles.
It was discovered he had inadvertently weighed out with a breastplate
, contrary to the rules.
A A silver breastplate
B A sword-belt and scabbard C A shoulder cloak D A peaked cap with a plume QUESTION 15 - for 15 points: Which racing bet has four selections in eleven permutations?
FALCHION A Medieval banqueting hall B Short, broad sword C Leather breastplate
worn by roman soldiers who am I?
Notice the matching quilled panel suspended from the bottom of his breastplate