Visual Arts

PMA: Arms and Armor - Art Tours

Philadelphia Museum of Art

Learn the history of the Museum's extraordinary collection of armor and weaponry, and discover the facts and myths behind objects used not only in war, but also in various forms of tournament and ceremonies.

Episodes

Stop 166 The Kienbusch Collection
1:23
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Stop 166 The Kienbusch Collection

Stop 167 The History of Armor
1:30
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Stop 167 The History of Armor

Stop 168 Who Was a Knight?
1:51
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Stop 168 Who Was a Knight?

Stop 168-2 The Ten Commandments of Chivalry
0:49
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Stop 168-2 The Ten Commandments of Chivalry

Stop 169 Wearing Armor
1:49
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Stop 169 Wearing Armor

Stop 170 Keeping Armor Clean
1:18
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Stop 170 Keeping Armor Clean

Stop 171 Heraldry
1:08
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Stop 171 Heraldry

Stop 172 Corinthian Helmet
0:49
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Stop 172 Corinthian Helmet

Stop 173 Scottish Sword
1:13
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Stop 173 Scottish Sword

Stop 174 Visored Sallet
1:08
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Stop 174 Visored Sallet

Stop 175 Breastplate, Fauld and Tassets
1:25
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Stop 175 Breastplate, Fauld and Tassets

Stop 176 Field Armor
1:53
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Stop 176 Field Armor

Stop 177 Polearms
1:20
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Stop 177 Polearms

Stop 178 Boy's Armor
1:18
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Stop 178 Boy's Armor

Stop 179 Gestech Armor
1:29
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Stop 179 Gestech Armor

Stop 180 Tournament Armor
1:31
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Stop 180 Tournament Armor

Stop 181 Cuirass for a Large Man
1:30
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Stop 181 Cuirass for a Large Man

Stop 182 Waistcoat Corselet for Shipboard Combat
1:20
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Stop 182 Waistcoat Corselet for Shipboard Combat

Stop 183 Muzzles and Chanfrons
1:16
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Stop 183 Muzzles and Chanfrons

Stop 184 A Knight's Horse
1:31
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Stop 184 A Knight's Horse

Stop 185 Armor for Tournaments on Foot
1:01
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Stop 185 Armor for Tournaments on Foot

Stop 186 Painted Rondache
1:29
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Stop 186 Painted Rondache

Stop 187 Stained Glass Coats of Arms
1:38
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Stop 187 Stained Glass Coats of Arms

Stop 188 Two-Handed Sword
1:27
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Stop 188 Two-Handed Sword

Stop 189 Helmets
1:28
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Stop 189 Helmets

Stop 190 Cuirass and Gorget of Field Armor
1:22
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Stop 190 Cuirass and Gorget of Field Armor

Stop 191 Painted Targe
1:00
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Stop 191 Painted Targe

Stop 192 Brigandine
1:09
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Stop 192 Brigandine

Stop 193 Pauldron
1:17
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Stop 193 Pauldron

Stop 194 Ceremonial Buckler
1:03
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Stop 194 Ceremonial Buckler

Stop 195 Gauntlets
0:57
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Stop 195 Gauntlets

Stop 196 Armor Simulating Ottoman Armor
1:12
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Stop 196 Armor Simulating Ottoman Armor

Stop 197 Alexandria Sword
1:08
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Stop 197 Alexandria Sword

Stop 198 Cup Hilted Rapiers
1:07
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Stop 198 Cup Hilted Rapiers

Stop 199 Crossbows
1:25
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Stop 199 Crossbows

Stop 200 Hunting
1:47
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Stop 200 Hunting

Stop 204 Hungarian Mail Shirt
1:33
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Stop 204 Hungarian Mail Shirt

Stop 205 Pair of Flintock Pistols
1:13
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Stop 205 Pair of Flintock Pistols

Stop 206 Turban Helmet
1:26
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Stop 206 Turban Helmet

Stop 207 Miniature Pistols
1:11
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Stop 207 Miniature Pistols

Stop 208 Kentucky Rifles
1:37
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Stop 208 Kentucky Rifles

Stop 166 The Kienbusch Collection
1:23
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Stop 166 The Kienbusch Collection

Stop 167 The History of Armor
1:30
2017-10-07 23:33:07 UTC 1:30
Stop 167 The History of Armor

Stop 168 Who Was a Knight?
1:51
2017-10-07 23:33:07 UTC 1:51
Stop 168 Who Was a Knight?

Stop 168-2 The Ten Commandments of Chivalry
0:49
2017-10-07 23:33:07 UTC 0:49
Stop 168-2 The Ten Commandments of Chivalry

Stop 169 Wearing Armor
1:49
2017-10-07 23:33:07 UTC 1:49
Stop 169 Wearing Armor

Stop 170 Keeping Armor Clean
1:18
2017-10-07 23:33:08 UTC 1:18
Stop 170 Keeping Armor Clean

Stop 171 Heraldry
1:08
2017-10-07 23:33:08 UTC 1:08
Stop 171 Heraldry

Stop 172 Corinthian Helmet
0:49
2017-10-07 23:33:08 UTC 0:49
Stop 172 Corinthian Helmet

Stop 173 Scottish Sword
1:13
2017-10-07 23:33:08 UTC 1:13
Stop 173 Scottish Sword

Stop 174 Visored Sallet
1:08
2017-10-07 23:33:09 UTC 1:08
Stop 174 Visored Sallet

Stop 175 Breastplate, Fauld and Tassets
1:25
2017-10-07 23:33:09 UTC 1:25
Stop 175 Breastplate, Fauld and Tassets

Stop 176 Field Armor
1:53
2017-10-07 23:33:09 UTC 1:53
Stop 176 Field Armor

Stop 177 Polearms
1:20
2017-10-07 23:33:09 UTC 1:20
Stop 177 Polearms

Stop 178 Boy's Armor
1:18
2017-10-07 23:33:10 UTC 1:18
Stop 178 Boy's Armor

Stop 179 Gestech Armor
1:29
2017-10-07 23:33:10 UTC 1:29
Stop 179 Gestech Armor

Stop 180 Tournament Armor
1:31
2017-10-07 23:33:10 UTC 1:31
Stop 180 Tournament Armor

Stop 181 Cuirass for a Large Man
1:30
2017-10-07 23:33:10 UTC 1:30
Stop 181 Cuirass for a Large Man

Stop 182 Waistcoat Corselet for Shipboard Combat
1:20
2017-10-07 23:33:11 UTC 1:20
Stop 182 Waistcoat Corselet for Shipboard Combat

Stop 183 Muzzles and Chanfrons
1:16
2017-10-07 23:33:11 UTC 1:16
Stop 183 Muzzles and Chanfrons

Stop 184 A Knight's Horse
1:31
2017-10-07 23:33:11 UTC 1:31
Stop 184 A Knight's Horse

Stop 185 Armor for Tournaments on Foot
1:01
2017-10-07 23:33:11 UTC 1:01
Stop 185 Armor for Tournaments on Foot

Stop 186 Painted Rondache
1:29
2017-10-07 23:33:12 UTC 1:29
Stop 186 Painted Rondache

Stop 187 Stained Glass Coats of Arms
1:38
2017-10-07 23:33:12 UTC 1:38
Stop 187 Stained Glass Coats of Arms

Stop 188 Two-Handed Sword
1:27
2017-10-07 23:33:12 UTC 1:27
Stop 188 Two-Handed Sword

Stop 189 Helmets
1:28
2017-10-07 23:33:12 UTC 1:28
Stop 189 Helmets

Stop 190 Cuirass and Gorget of Field Armor
1:22
2017-10-07 23:33:13 UTC 1:22
Stop 190 Cuirass and Gorget of Field Armor

Stop 191 Painted Targe
1:00
2017-10-07 23:33:13 UTC 1:00
Stop 191 Painted Targe

Stop 192 Brigandine
1:09
2017-10-07 23:33:13 UTC 1:09
Stop 192 Brigandine

Stop 193 Pauldron
1:17
2017-10-07 23:33:13 UTC 1:17
Stop 193 Pauldron

Stop 194 Ceremonial Buckler
1:03
2017-10-07 23:33:14 UTC 1:03
Stop 194 Ceremonial Buckler

Stop 195 Gauntlets
0:57
2017-10-07 23:33:14 UTC 0:57
Stop 195 Gauntlets

Stop 196 Armor Simulating Ottoman Armor
1:12
2017-10-07 23:33:14 UTC 1:12
Stop 196 Armor Simulating Ottoman Armor

Stop 197 Alexandria Sword
1:08
2017-10-07 23:33:15 UTC 1:08
Stop 197 Alexandria Sword

Stop 198 Cup Hilted Rapiers
1:07
2017-10-07 23:33:15 UTC 1:07
Stop 198 Cup Hilted Rapiers

Stop 199 Crossbows
1:25
2017-10-07 23:33:16 UTC 1:25
Stop 199 Crossbows

Stop 200 Hunting
1:47
2017-10-07 23:33:16 UTC 1:47
Stop 200 Hunting

Stop 204 Hungarian Mail Shirt
1:33
2017-10-07 23:33:16 UTC 1:33
Stop 204 Hungarian Mail Shirt

Stop 205 Pair of Flintock Pistols
1:13
2017-10-07 23:33:16 UTC 1:13
Stop 205 Pair of Flintock Pistols

Stop 206 Turban Helmet
1:26
2017-10-07 23:33:17 UTC 1:26
Stop 206 Turban Helmet

Stop 207 Miniature Pistols
1:11
2017-10-07 23:33:17 UTC 1:11
Stop 207 Miniature Pistols

Stop 208 Kentucky Rifles
1:37
2017-10-07 23:33:17 UTC 1:37
Stop 208 Kentucky Rifles