Object Title

Mitten gauntlet

Mitten gauntlet

Date

1485-1495

Object Number

III.782

Physical Description

pointed cuffs engraved and embossed with a chevron pattern.

Dimensions

Dimensions: As mounted: length: 325 mm; width: 110 mm; depth: 95 mm

Inscriptions and Marks

Stamped on the right gauntlet with the Landshut mark.

Associations

Bibliographic References

A.R. Dufty and W. Reid, European Armour in the Tower of London, 1968, plate CXXII.

C. Paggiarino, The Royal Armouries, masterpieces of medieval and renaissance arms and armour, Milan, 2011, volume 1