Royal Armouries

Giant armour

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Date: 1540 | Object number: II.22, XVII.42

Giant armour

Description

Field armour German, Brunswick, about 1540

Known as the the ‘Giant’ armour, it is entered in the Guinness Book of World Records as the world’s tallest human armour.

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