Pair of mitten gauntlets from a foot combat armour of King Henry VIII. English, Southwark, 1520. Intended for the great tournament, known as the Champ de Drap d'Or or Field of Cloth of Gold, held between Francois I, King of France and Henry VIII in 1520, but never finished (Tower Armouries, II.6); Mitten gauntlet

Object Title

Pair of mitten gauntlets from a foot combat armour of King Henry VIII. English, Southwark, 1520. Intended for the great tournament, known as the Champ de Drap d'Or or Field of Cloth of Gold, held between Francois I, King of France and Henry VIII in 1520, but never finished (Tower Armouries, II.6); Mitten gauntlet

Pair of mitten gauntlets from a foot combat armour of King Henry VIII. English, Southwark, 1520. Intended for the great tournament, known as the Champ de Drap d'Or or Field of Cloth of Gold, held between Francois I, King of France and Henry VIII in 1520, but never finished (Tower Armouries, II.6); Mitten gauntlet

Reference

RA PH A2761.17

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Item

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B/W Negative

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Open access

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Crown Copyright