Forensics case in self defence/impact gallery

Self-Defence gallery

Many objects in the Royal Armouries collection have a social relevance today. Perhaps none more so than those in the Self-Defence gallery.

Tour of the Self-Defence gallery

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Tour of Hunting gallery - link to YouTube

Did you know?

Thunder birds are go!

Artillery pieces before about 1700 were often classified by names. A rare type of very big gun was known as a basilisk; a more common long powerful gun was known as a culverin; and smaller versions were named after birds of prey such as saker and falcon.