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Re: 16th Century Shields

... studs or bosses, and variously spaced and coloured for different shields. As generally confirming the truth of these accounts, the shields in the Museum have a number of beautifully wrought concentric circles formed either of continuous lines or of rows of studs; as seen in the illustration. Sometimes ...
by finnobreanan
Tue Oct 09, 2012 8:08 pm
Forum: Early Modern
Topic: 16th Century Shields
Replies: 54
Views: 96827

Re: Buying swords - advice on blades please?

... smith is critical. If possible see if you can handle swords made by different manufacturers and see which you like best. If you are looking for a museum grade replica you are in a different category to a reenactment blade or a wall hanger that might look well but is purely for show. Overall weight ...
by brendan
Fri Oct 05, 2012 11:03 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Buying swords - advice on blades please?
Replies: 5
Views: 7202

Re: Trebuchet use in Ireland

... posted my message. I understand that the project had come to a standstill and the last posting was some time ago. I got in touch with the National Museum today and had some positive results where I was told that there are reports of engineers repairing siege machines in a manuscript or two. I am ...
by ColmBruxelles
Wed Aug 22, 2012 6:24 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Trebuchet use in Ireland
Replies: 11
Views: 19687

Re: what happened with lagore swords

Kevin,i found this article...very interesting
Irish Antiquities of the Bronze Age, Iron Age and Early Christian Period in the National
Museum of Denmark
by oldrat
Fri Jul 06, 2012 5:19 am
Forum: Early-Medieval
Topic: what happened with lagore swords
Replies: 8
Views: 10532

Re: Scians

... get your dating from - is it stratigraphic and beyond doubt? I was hoping you could clarify the dates, the Dal Riada dates come from the National Museum of Scotland which is where it is located. The Lagore finds I thought were well documented but I got the dates from the internet so they could ...
by kevin714
Fri Jun 29, 2012 2:15 am
Forum: Early Modern
Topic: Scians
Replies: 47
Views: 54965

Roman Day at Cork Public Museum

Salvete Omnes!

One more Legion Ireland - The Roman Military Society of Ireland will be running the annual Roman day at Cork Public Museum, Fitzgeralds Park, Cork. Why not come along and join us in a fun and educational day for all the family.


by Nerva
Wed Mar 28, 2012 9:41 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Roman Day at Cork Public Museum
Replies: 0
Views: 1896


... (400 yards approx )TO .the 1798 monument in the market square . A short ceremonary will be held followed with refreshments in the CO. WEXFORD MUSEUM. The event is run by the local U.D.C. All fellow reenactors are invited to attend. Code of dress is IRISH VOLUNTEER UNIFORM (OR NEAREST) , IRISH ...
by thepikeman
Sun Mar 25, 2012 5:58 pm
Forum: Events
Replies: 0
Views: 1803

Cork City Gaol Military Show 2012!

... pleased to announce the dates for this year’s Cork City Gaol Military Show in Cork City. The venue is the historic gaol in Cork City, currently a museum. The event will take place within the extensive grounds and perimeter of the gaol. On display will be military vehicles ...
Sun Jan 22, 2012 11:10 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Cork City Gaol Military Show 2012!
Replies: 9
Views: 10620

Battle of the Nations - an Irish presence? (Long)

... Ukraine, Baelorrussia, Poland, Italy and Quebec) were also present After that we rounded out the day and the event with a visit to the Warsaw army museum which has loads of medieval weapons and armour. I travelled home on Sunday after a pleasant evening talking about arms, armour and combat related ...
by brendan
Fri Dec 16, 2011 8:59 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Battle of the Nations - an Irish presence? (Long)
Replies: 2
Views: 8968

Re: Roman Day at the National Museum!

Salvete Omnes!

Back from the National Museum. A crazy but fun day. Thank's to all the Legionaries and especially to the staff of the National Museum.


by Nerva
Sun Nov 27, 2011 10:18 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Roman Day at the National Museum!
Replies: 4
Views: 6999

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