[ANSTHRLD] 15th-century barrel helm
serena1570 at yahoo.com
Mon Apr 19 20:52:22 PDT 2010
YES! Hurrah! That's it! That's exactly it!! Thanks, Alasdair!!
----- Original Message ----
> From: Alasdair MacEogan <alasdair at bmhanson.net>
> To: "Heralds List, Kingdom of Ansteorra - SCA, Inc." <heralds at lists.ansteorra.org>
> Sent: Mon, April 19, 2010 10:38:53 PM
> Subject: Re: [ANSTHRLD] 15th-century barrel helm
> As Mistress Serena pointed towards Stephen Friar's _A Dictionary of Heraldry_, I
> will liek to provide this link. While it is not the book cited, you are
> able to get a limited preview on Google Books of _Basic Heraldry_ by Friar and
> Ferguson. If you do a search on "Helm" and look at the second result (page
> 155) you will find couple nice profile drawings of barrel helms from the
> 14th C.
> suspect these may be similar to what Serena was talking about. I will also
> liek to apologize as it seems i misspoke earlier. The book I have access
> to entitled _The Dictionary of Heraldry_ is by Foster and not Friar. The
> Friar book I own is the same one the above Google Books link is pointing
> to. Though I do believe I may rectify the omission of the Friar book from
> my library when I get the chance.
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