Photographs of arms and armour from the Tower of London// possibly relating to: The inventory and survey of the Armouries of the Tower of London / Charles J. ffoulkes (1917)

Object Title

Photographs of arms and armour from the Tower of London// possibly relating to: The inventory and survey of the Armouries of the Tower of London / Charles J. ffoulkes (1917)

Photographs of arms and armour from the Tower of London// possibly relating to: The inventory and survey of the Armouries of the Tower of London / Charles J. ffoulkes (1917)

Reference

RA COLL INV 1/1526

Scope and Content

Contains:

Fluted armour, early 17th century (II.2),
Armour of King Henry VIII (II.5),
Armour of King Henry VIII (II.6),
Armour of King Henry VIII (II.7),
Armour of King Henry VIII (II.8),
Armours from the middle of the XVIth century (II.22 and another unidentified),
Armour of Robert Dudley, Earl of Leicester (II.81),
Armour of William Somerset, Earl of Worcester (II.83),
Armour of Sir John Smythe (II.84),
Armour of Charles I (II.91);
Armour of Charles II (II.90),
Armours of King Charles II and King James II (II.92, 123),
Armour of William Herbert, Earl of Pembroke (II.137),
Crossbows (XI.25, 17, 23, 11, 10, 24),
Matchlocks and snaphaunces of the 16th-17th century (XII.1, 13, 10, 12, 4, 63),
Wheellocks of the 16th-17th century (XII.56, 47, 52, 53, 42, 54),
Pistols of the 16th-17th century (XII.719, 716, 726, 725, 728, 717, 741, 736, 873, 732, 731),
Matchlock, flintlock and percussion military firearms of the 17th-19th century (numbers unknown),
Block and axe (XV.1, 3),
Cloak of General Wolffe (XVI.6),
English, French and Maltese cannon (XIX.49, 36, 79)

Extent

Photographs

Physical Characteristics / Technical Requirements

Twenty large photographs mounted on board (approx. 20 inches x 28 inches)