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Gorgon greeves

Gorgon greeves

Gorgon greeves

Catalogue ID: 526

Copied from a pair on display in the British Museum, these greeves are shaped from a single piece of bronze. Decorated with reposse Gorgons over the knee and down the leg, snakes on the outside of the calf and flutes on the inside. All finished with engraving and inset glass eyes for the gorgons. The greeves have been lined with felt and edged with leather. The original greeves have been dated to between 550 and 500 B.C.

    • Keyword 800-500 BC, Greek
 

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Fluted Bronze Greeves

Fluted Bronze Greeves

Fluted Bronze Greeves

Catalogue ID: 621

Fabricated in two halves from 1.2mm Phosphor bronze. These precisely fitted Greeves are copied from the example B552. found at Olympia. They have a central ridge and 3 graceful flutes curving along the inside of the leg. These can be made from brass for $2065 without felt and leather edging. Or for $2460 with felt lining and leather edging.

    • Keyword 500-360BC, Greek
 

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Bronze Greeves

Bronze Greeves

Bronze Greeves

Catalogue ID: 625

Bronze Greeves raised from a single piece. Edged with green leather and lined with matching felt. Like all of our Greek greeves these are precisely fitted to the individuals leg and the natural spring of the metal holds them in place without the need for straps. These grieves can also be shaped in 2 pieces and joined down the centre for $2200 without felt lining and leather edging. Completed with felt lining and Leather edging add $395

    • Keyword 360-140BC, Greek
 

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Snake Greeves

Snake Greeves

Snake Greeves

Catalogue ID: 593

Two piece construction with entwined reposse snakes. Their heads finished with engraved decoration. Lined with felt and finished with a hand sewn leather border.

    • Keyword 500-360BC, Greek
 

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Small Gladitorial greeves

Small Gladitorial greeves

Small Gladitorial greeves

Catalogue ID: 467

Gladitorial greeves for the calves, with simple hand embossed decoration and rolled edge.

    • Keyword 360-140BC, Roman
 

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Greeves

Greeves

Greeves

Catalogue ID: 187

Greek greeves Shaped and polished plain brass blanks $2265 (shaped in 1 piece) $2065 (shaped in 2 pieces and joined down the centre) Completed with felt lining and Leather edging add $395

    • Keyword 500-360BC, Greek
 

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Gladitorial greeves

Gladitorial greeves

Gladitorial greeves

Catalogue ID: 186

Small Greeves $695 Thracian & Hoplomachi, thigh high greeves. Embossed decoration $1250 Plain $965

    • Keyword 360-140BC, Roman
 

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