This amazingly detailed model starts as two 4″ square sheets and finishes as a 3-D model. It is approximately 3.5″ x .90 x 3.80″ when assembled and this one features the armor of a European Knight’s horse. During the late Middle Ages as armored protection for knights became more effective, their mounts became targets. Barding was developed in response to this vulnerability, The armor consisted mainly of plate armor and hardened leather. The sheets contain detailed laser etching for easy removal. Complete instructions are included to show you how to pop out the pieces, bend the tabs, and connect them at the attachment points with an average assembly time of 30-45 minutes. No glue is required. It has been stored in a smoke and pet free environment. We also offer an optional LED base or a Solar Powered Spinner for better display of your model.