Posts in “Arms and Armor Department at the Met”

To Arms! To Arms!

  November 17, 2015  //  Arms and Armor Department at the Met

The clear notes of the trumpet echo down the line, its roar beckoning you onward. Nervous, you adjust your armor slightly, and begin the charge. For as long as human civilization has existed, so have weapons and armor. History was shaped by them, empires rose and fell… but that’s not all they did. Arms and…

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