Search our objects

Use the tags below, or type a search term to discover artefacts

Steel

Scottish basket-hilted claymore sword

Add to Your Gallery 

Jacobite Sword

Scottish basket hilted claymore sword left behind by retreating Jacobite forces in 1745. The claymore was the favoured weapon of Scottish highland clansmen. It was used in combination with the targe (spiked shield) and dirk (dagger) at close range in a tactic known as the highland charge.

Comb Morion

Add to Your Gallery 

Comb Morion Helmet

The Comb Morion was a stylish sixteenth century (1500s) helmet worn by Border Reivers who were skilled horsemen, bandits and raiders of the Anglo-Scottish borderlands.