Royal Armouries

German 'Gothic' style armour

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15th century German 'Gothic' armour for man and horse.

  • 15th century German 'Gothic' armour for man and horse.

Date: 1480 | Object number: II.3

German 'Gothic' style armour

Description

Armour for man and horse in the German ‘Gothic’ style of the late 15th century.

The man’s armour copied the fashion of the era and the horse armour was owned by Waldemar VI, Duke of Anhalt Zerbst (1450-1508).

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