Figure what recreate to an Almogavar warrior of XII century hold his pike (chuzo) or axe of combat. FERPRAD present of a different way this sculpture, without paint but carefully treated to strike the eye anyone of his ravenous aspects. To buy this piece please contact us.
The Almogavares were companies of catalonian and aragonian mercenaries what along the medium age have been to the service to the kings of Aragón Kingdoom and fight for the bounty along muslin frontier. In this battle zone then been transformed in an absolutely terror for muslin troops. The Almogavares were the bravest and terrible warriors of his epoch. They are light troops, normally infantry armed with only the just for fight but very agile and fast in any field of battle. They rallied in companies no too numerous under a chieftain what command then whit a hard discipline. Or win or die, have not another chances, they lived for the combat because then feed and lived of what they spoiled of the enemy after of his annihilation. Than simply like this.
Do not wear armour, helmet or coat of mail very common at this times. His fitments is limited to one spear hold in the shoulder, a handled darts, the “azconas” what throwing with incredibly strong and accuracy and were be able to pierced the armours and shields of the adversary, and his more deadly weapon the “Chuzo” (pike). Before to come to the combat strike the “chuzo” against the stones until make jump sparks; and then, when sound were deafness cry together:
“¡Desperta Ferro!” (Wake up sword) follow of anothers ones battle cries like “¡Aragón, Aragón!” or “¡Sant Jordi!”, and charge how devils against the enemy what at this time only can feel terror.
- Presentación: in luxury quilted case
- Pintura: artisanally painted by water resistent paints
- Peso total: 1.430 grs
- Peana: brown, ultraviolet barnished, high bright
- Nº de piezas: 11
- Medidas peana (mm): 70X70X52
- Leyenda peana: Desperta Ferro!
- Altura total (con peana): 25,5 cm