During the late Middle Ages as armored protection for knights became more effective, their mounts became targets. Barding was developed in response to this vulnerability, The armor consisted mainly of plate armor and hardened leather.
This Horse Armor Metal Model is assembled from two included 5.25" x 4.3" metal sheets.
Parts can be can be easily clipped from the metal sheets. Tweezers are the recommended tool for bending and twisting the connection tabs to join the dragon parts together. No glue is required.
Kit contains 2 metal sheets and 4 printed instruction sheets.
Age Range: 14 years and up
Assembled Size: 3.5" H x 0.9" W x 3.8" D
Great gift for teens and adults who enjoy viewing the suits of armor in the Great Hall of the Detroit Institute of Arts!