Hinged attachment for tassets, Greenwich armour II.76. Analysis point in blue box.

Analytical Projects

Here you can find information about 12 of our different analytical projects, which demonstrate how we use each of the three analytical processes:

These processes are discussed in greater detail in the Conservation in Practice section, and are used in the everyday work of the Conservation department of the Royal Armouries.

In each case a project is broken down into four sections:

Did you know?

Too hot to handle

Before the Smith & Wesson .44 Magnum revolver, the most powerful handgun in the world was the Mars pistol. It was so powerful that, during testing in 1906, the Royal Navy vowed never to fire it again.

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