Advertisement for the Medieval Shoppe Australia

Dublin Core

Title

Advertisement for the Medieval Shoppe Australia

Subject

Medieval Shoppe, shop, advertisement, advertising, weapon, weapons, weaponry, shield, armour, crest, recreation, re-creation, re-enactment, replica, replicas, New South Wales, NSW, plate armour, chain mail, helmet, infantry, knight, arrow, sword, halberd, warrior, Switzerland, Middle English.

Description

An advertisement for The Medieval Shoppe, a store in NSW which produces and sells replicas of swords, shields, armour, and other historical weapons. The advertisement is shot in black and white and features The Medieval Shoppe crest and five men clad in armour and bearing weapons. The five men, representing warriors, knights and infantrymen, are wearing armour from different eras, including chain mail, plate armour, helmets, and leather padding. The weapons include swords and a halberd, a primarily Swiss weapon of the fourteenth and fifteenth centuries. The Medieval Shoppe logo features three arrows.

'Shoppe' is a Middle English (late twelfth to late fifteenth century) version of 'shop'.

Creator

The Medieval Shoppe

Publisher

The Medieval Shoppe, Facebook page

Date

Accessed 26/11/2012

Rights

Image used with the permission of The Medieval Shoppe.

Format

Digital Photograph; JEPG

Files

Citation

“Advertisement for the Medieval Shoppe Australia,” Medievalism in Australian Cultural Memory, accessed June 16, 2019, http://ausmed.arts.uwa.edu.au/items/show/1227.