Next Dreynevent: 5th to 7th February 2021

Alfred Geibig

Dr. Alfred Geibig (born 1954 in Aschaffenburg) studied prehistory and early history, anthropology and classical archeology in Mainz and Kiel. 1987 Doctorate in Kiel. Dissertation topic: "The morphological development of the sword in the Middle Ages". Since 1989 art collections of the Veste Coburg, head of the department for historical weapons.

Current research focus:

  • Medieval and early modern fireworks
  • Weir architecture
  • Medieval and early modern throwing machines

Honorary functions: currently:

  • Currently: Chairman of the Society for Historical Weapons and Costume Studies
  • Formerly: Member of the executive board of ICOMAM (Icom)