"Suit of armor" Quotes from Famous Books
... lively author of "A Year in Spain" describes, among other suits of armor still to be seen in the museum of the armory at Madrid, those worn by Ferdinand and his illustrious consort. "In one of the most conspicuous stations is the suit of armor usually worn by Ferdinand the Catholic. He seems snugly seated upon his war-horse with a pair of red velvet breeches, after the manner of the Moors, with lifted lance and closed visor. There are several suits of Ferdinand and of his queen Isabella, who was no ...
— History of the Reign of Ferdinand and Isabella V1 • William H. Prescott
Words linked to "Suit of armor" : breastplate, upper cannon, corslet, armour, helmet, voider, jambeau, sabaton, rerebrace, vambrace, brassard, palette, gauntlet, ring mail, gantlet, chain armour, metal glove, egis, cuirass, ring armor, ring armour, gusset, skirt of tasses, epauliere, roundel, greave, fauld, knee piece, tuille, gorget, corselet, cannon, bulletproof vest, solleret, cubitiere, aegis, nosepiece, cataphract, chain armor, armor, cuisse, mail, tasset, basinet, casque, chain mail, lower cannon, tasse, pallette, armet
Copyright © 2021 Free Translator.org