History

The Women History Forgot

Throughout history, there has been Queen’s and noble women that have ruled alongside men but history rarely tells of the tales of the women warriors who’s influence has spanned the decades. These powerful women showed they are just as capable as men when it comes to leading and fighting. Queen Boudica In Read more…

Armour

Iconic Helmets of History

Ribchester Roman Cavalry Helmet Buy a full size replica of a Ribchester Roman Cavalry Helmet from the Knight Shop The Ribchester Helmet is a Roman ceremonial helmet made of bronze, dating back to the 1st and 2nd  centuries AD. The helmet is named the Ribchester as it was discovered by Read more…

Swords

The Evolution of the Sword

Roman Gladius (400 B.C) Buy a full size replica of a Roman Pompeii Gladius from the Knight Shop The Roman Gladius was a single-handed, double-bladed sword and the primary weapon of any Ancient Roman foot soldier. The Gladius sword coupled with a highly skilled and disciplined Roman soldier meant they Read more…