Your next stop is a horse bedecked with royal finery. Horses on parade were
linked with clanking chains of enormous loops of silver. Whenever a czar left the
Kremlin for a military campaign, pilgrimage or hunting expedition, he traveled in
a ceremonial procession that numbered in the thousands. Now take a look at the
ceremonial weapons.You see the saadak, which was carried by the czar and his
nobles, not for defending themselves, but to embody royal power and tradition.
Royal Parades and Ceremonial Arms
Featured item: Quiver and Bow Case:
While browsing the actual gallery you also would find:
- A pair of saddle pistols
- Knee-cops for a horse
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