KING RICHARD LIONHEART KNIGHT- RED 918.10MARTO Marto of Spain is world renown for high quality and detail. These 13 inch tall Mounted Knights are no exception and are considered the ultimate for miniature realism and luxurious medieval decor. The knight is mounted on his horse fitted in full "bard" (Horse Armour) with red velvet gualdrapa bearing the Three Lions Passant Guardant Coat of Arms most often assigned to the legendary King Richard the Lionheart embroidered on the fore, front and rear panels. The steel armour has silver patina elements and 24K gold plated accents. The knight wears a Great Helm complemented in silver and gold and silver dragon affixed to the crown with its golden wings addorsed and elevated. The armor suited Knight carries a lance and white banner bearing 3 golden Fleur De Lys. Carrying a sword at his side, the knight grasps a round shield embossed with a double headed eagle and quartered shield crest. Highly collectable, with exquisite attention to detail, the craftsmanship and artistic beauty displayed in these historic representations of medieval pageantry are unrivaled. This product is another example of Marto's world renown reputation for quality and detail, assuring customers that these works will remain heirloom treasures of appreciative value for generations to come.
• Banner: 3 Gold Fleur De Lys on White
• Shield:Round Shield w/Double Eagle Crest
• Helm Style:Great Helm in Gold & Silver
• Helm Crown:Dragon Addorsed & Elevated
• Armour Colors:Silver and Gold
• Fabric Colors: Red with Gold Ribbon
• Coat of Arms:3 Lions/King Richard Lionheart
Available Variation: Richard in Blue & Red with "3 Lion Kite Shield" & "3 Lion Banner Flag" Marto Model 918.4.
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)