- mantegna, andrea,
Origin of mantelet
Examples from the Web for mantelet
He remembereth his worthies: They stumble in their march; They make haste to the wall thereof, And the mantelet is prepared.
This mantelet, as we afterwards learned, gave rise to a somewhat singular occurrence.Memoirs of the Empress Catherine II.|Catherine II, Empress of Russia
The most interesting example which we have met of the employment of the pavis and mantelet, is in a picture in the Harl.
But the archers of the besiegers sought to put themselves on more equal terms with their opponents by using the pavis or mantelet.
It is called the mantelet echarpe, or scarf mantelet; and it combines, as its name implies, the effect of the scarf and mantelet.