Object Title

Breastplate

Breastplate

Date

1560-1600

Object Number

II.38 A

Physical Description

Etched in bands and Bright.

Bibliographic References

Watts,K 1998 The armour of the Knights of St John, Malta. Royal Armouries Yearbook 3

Notes

belonging to an armour known as the Fluttering Leaf Armour. Other parts are: closed helmet (Malta, no number), right pauldron and upper cannon (Malta 1483), right tasset (Malta 1438), backplate (II.38B), left pauldron and upper cannon (II.38D), left lower cannon (II.38F), left tasset (II.38C)