LIONHEART KNIGHT- GOLD 918.1MARTO 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 mustard gold 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 blue patina elements surrounding 24K gold plated accents. The knight wears a Great Helm complemented in blue and gold and gold dragon affixed to the crown with its blue wings addorsed and elevated. The armor suited Knight carries a lance and red banner bearing 3 golden lions passant guardant. Carrying a sword at his side, the knight grasps a kite style shield embossed with a double crown and lion passant guardant 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 Lions on Red
• Shield:Kite Shield w/ Lion Passant Guardant
• Helm Style:Great Helm in Gold & Blue
• Helm Crown:Dragon Addorsed & Elevated
• Armour Colors:Blue and Gold
• Fabric Colors: Mustard with Gold Ribbon
• Coat of Arms:3 Lions/King Richard Lionheart
Available Variation: Richard in Silver & Gold with "Round Shield" & "White Fleur De Lys Banner Flag" Marto Model 918.12.
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)