1225-1525 - Religious Order of Knights, 280 Knight (Templar) of the order of the Templars, 281 German knight of the Order of the Sword, 282 & 283 Knights of the Order of St. John - Items held are larger and not to scale for details.
I.H.S.V. +++nnDnn+++ Latin: Pauperes commilitones Christi Templique Salomonici), commonly known as the Knights Templar, the Order of the Temple (French: Ordre du Temple or Templiers) or simply as Templars
See the home of the Knights Templar. Temple Church was constructed in the 12th century by the Knights Templar – a powerful order of crusading monks made famous by Dan Brown in The Da Vinci Code. The building was originally used for Templar initiation ceremonies, and today, visitors can see marble effigies of medieval knights buried on the grounds.