Metal Skirt, pteruges

Hans Clerck1672/1672

The Royal Armoury, Sweden

The Royal Armoury, Sweden
Stockholm, Sweden

A pteruges, a protective skirt of metal scales. The pteruges is included in the "Roman" armour made for King Karl XI in 1672.


  • Title: Metal Skirt, pteruges
  • Creator: Hans Clerck
  • Date Created: 1672/1672
  • Location Created: Stockholm, Sweden
  • Physical Dimensions: Waist 530 mm
  • Subject Keywords: Pteruges, Skirt, Tournament, Baroque, Historicism
  • Rights: CC BY
  • External Link: Livrustkammaren

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