Miniature Knights Templar Shield by Marto of Toledo Spain 5280

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The Miniature Knights Templar Shield by Marto of Toledo Spain features the Templar cross in red upon a white field.
The Templars: Monks - Soldiers: Guardians of the Faith, Guardians of the Holy Land, and Guardians of the Pilgrims. The Templar order, of religious and military character, was founded in Jerusalem in the year 1118 by nine crusader knights. with the official denomination of "Order of the Poor Knight of Christ". Later they were known by the "Knight of Solomon's Temple" (Templar) denomination after establishing themselves in King Solomon's ancient temple. The Pope Inocencio II recognized the order of the Templar in the year 1139. The stamp of the Templar, emblem of the order; is two knights mounted on the same horse (representing the duel vocation of the order - religious and military) with the insciption in Latin "sigilum militum Xpisti" - (Stamp of Christ's militia).

The Miniature Knights Templar Shield by Marto of Toledo Spain features the Templar cross in red upon a white field.
  • Approximately 2 5/8 inches length by 2 inches width
  • Comes with removable bracket and magnet attachment on back for display
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