🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 Field Armor of King Henry VIII …

🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 Field Armor of King Henry VIII of England (reigned 1509–47). Armor produced circa 1544 in Italy (Milan or Brescia). [Metropolitan Museum of Art / New York, New York / Public Domain] #history #armor #england

’A Good Riddance’, 1917 Punch cartoon depictin…

’A Good Riddance’, 1917 Punch cartoon depicting King George V sweeping away his German titles. #Onthisday in 1917 the king issued a proclamation changing the British royal family’s name from Saxe-Coburg and Gotha to Windsor, following the London air raids by German Gotha bombers. [Source: History Today] #wwi #history #uk

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