Re: [SCA Newcomers] couples personas?
- Actually, that has been a concern of mine.
Not sure how that's going to work out. Any ideas will be
--- In scanewcomers@y..., "Wolfgang von Eifel" <tuba_tal@h...> wrote:
> yea if your gonna fight heavy we need to find you armour that will
> 6 foot five frame first
> Wolfgang von Eifel
> >From: "rws1995" <rws95@S...>
> >Reply-To: scanewcomers@y...
> >To: scanewcomers@y...
> >Subject: [SCA Newcomers] couples personas?
> >Date: Fri, 01 Nov 2002 23:46:53 -0000
> >My wife and I want to join SCA and are working on trying to find a
> >personas from the same time. We have questions I'm hoping someone
> >can help us with.
> >I hear the terms 'late period'and 'early period' used a lot. Any
> >particular centuries to associate...Also what is most prevalent in
> >for instance would prior to 1400 be early?
> >I've been trying to research, and it looks like plate became very
> >popular in 1400's??? I'm assuming at that point Leather armor and
> >ChainMail (sp?) became less popular....
> >I understand rapier fighting is typically late period. However,
> >early did it start. Any ideas? My wifes interested in rapier, and
> >I'm looking potentially at heavy.
> >Any insight would be appreciated. In fact if you know of any good
> >reference books on armor, and garb that would be so awesome. (Or a
> >really good web site, I'm finding conflicting info on the web.)
> >Thanks to all,
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