Sabaton from the tonlet armour of King Henry VIII. English, Southwark, 1520. Made to replace the foot combat armour (II.6) 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 (Tower Armouries, II.7)

Object Title

Sabaton from the tonlet armour of King Henry VIII. English, Southwark, 1520. Made to replace the foot combat armour (II.6) 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 (Tower Armouries, II.7)

Sabaton from the tonlet armour of King Henry VIII. English, Southwark, 1520. Made to replace the foot combat armour (II.6) 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 (Tower Armouries, II.7)

Reference

ARM PH A3843.5

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Item

Extent

B/W Negative

Access Conditions

Open access

Reproduction Conditions

Crown Copyright