1/3 SCALE TWO TONE ARMOUR915MARTO OF SPAIN This mini-knight stands 2 feet tall and is mounted on a solid wood base holding a large gold plated hand-and-a half sword which is quite usable as a letter opener. The features of deep engraving and two tone silver and 24K gold plating are characteristics also found in the full size original plate armours once worn by elite Nobility throughout medieval Europe. This elite armour features a close style gold helm with a movable silver visor and is skirted with a brocade that imitates textiles and patterns of the period. Fully articulated, the suit can be arranged in a variety of poses and arm positions. Highly collectable, the craftsmanship and artistic beauty displayed in these historic representations of medieval armour are unrivaled. This product is another example of Marto's world renown reputation for exquisite quality and detail, assuring customers that such works will remain heirloom treasures of appreciative value for generations to come.
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)