13 Awesome Medieval Arms and Armor Sets

The age of knights may be long gone, consigned to the annals of history and celebrated only in books, films and videogames. Even so, the legacy of the knights who once rode across the land in service of king and country remains in the form of their retired arms and armor, which are now the trappings of museums and private galleries around the world.

These are some of the finest pieces of armor ever to be forged, and worn by any man in history.