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?

So good they named it twice

Armour commonly and mistakenly referred to as ‘chainmail’ should correctly be called MAIL, which is derived from the Old French word maille, meaning chain. The word ‘chainmail’ literally translates as CHAIN CHAIN!