Seats of Empire title

Introduction

Ancient Saddles

Medieval Saddles

Pack Saddles

Pectorals and Cruppers

Bridles

Complete panoplies

Clothing and Armour

Accessories, Diverse

Footwear

Examples of Riding

Markets and Events

Contact and Links

Complete panoplies

The monumental Hadrian’s Cavalry Turma presentation at Carlisle on July 1st and 2nd 2017 gave me the chance to display the full realisation of my Roman panoply of the early imperial era.

Roman cavalryman

Roman cavalryman


Roman cavalryman

medieval mounted combat



medieval horse

A set of fourteenth-century bridle, saddle, pectoral and breech strap (in this picture not yet completed)

medieval horse

A new owner tests his purchase.