Game of Thrones

HBO's 'A Song of Ice and Fire' TV Show


Game of Thrones: S2 Extras 04

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More extras, and another ventail on one of Renly’s men, who also has a ventail. Very nice, very 13th century. The archer has a leather helmet over a mail coif, and the shape of the shield they’re carrying looks a bit like a pavaise, a kind of shield used historically by crossbowmen as they could set them in the ground in front of them and hide behind them while reloading their weapons.

S2, Behind the Scenes