The exhibition of the mastery of armourers of the XVII-XIX centuries is opening in the museum of artillery 25 August 2020

25 August 2020

The exhibition will open on the 26th of August
 

The opening of the exhibition “Mastery of the armourers of the XVII – XIX centuries” will be held on Wednesday in the Military and Historical museum of artillery, engineering corps and signals. The press service of the committee on culture of St. Petersburg informs.

As stated, at the exhibition one can see unique in their production samples of cold steel, firearm and protective weapons of the countries of Europe and Asia from the museum collection.
The arms from France, Spain, Italy, Germany, England, Poland and other countries is widely represented. The exhibited items allow to get introduced with various technics of decoration of arms: blackening, inlay, calking and steel carving.
It is possible to visit the exhibition “Mastery of the armourers of the XVII – XIX centuries” up to November 2020.

 

 

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