16TH CENTURY GAUNTLETS943BY MARTO MARTESPA The Spanish Gauntlet with separate and articulated fingers and wrist protection by Marto of Toledo Spain is typical of the spanish armory of the 16th century. In technique and tradition, these full size Gauntlets are crafted in Toledo steel by the skilled artisans of the world renown Marto Martespa of Spain. This pair features 24K gold plated medallion accents in the forms of Imperial Double Eagle crests and Fleur de Lys. These beautiful works of art can be table or wall mounted, often in combination with weapons or other armour pieces for stunning display. Theses highly valued historically accurate collector pieces will bring the nobility and elegant splendor of the past to any home or office.
MARTO of Spain The most popular sword and armour maker in the world. Arguably the best decorative sword and armour maker to date. Marto was founded in 1961 in the old district of Toledo Spain. Their mission is to regain the testimony and the techniques of the master craftsman. Joining traditional hand crafts with modern materials, are a team of men willing to make a daily effort to achieve the unsurpassed quality which Marto is identified with worldwide. All original Marto molds are given the utmost attention so that no detail is neglected. The hilts are shaped from the original piece and are hand finished and polished. The blades are crafted from the finest 420 stainless steel and are fully tempered to 48-53 Rockwell hardness. Marto is also the skilled maker of Suits of Armor, Shields, Pole Arms & Licensed Collectibles (Martespa)
The Medieval Knight's Armour and Medieval Swords are both exceptionable symbols of Historic and Noble times and can be adapted to any interior decor. Made in Toledo Spain, the suits and armour components by Marto Martespa are the best replicas you can find. Their unrivaled quality and historical authenticity makes them a valuable collector item that can be handed down generation to generation.