Object Title

Breastplate

Breastplate

Date

1501-1530

Object Number

III.78

Provenance

Old Tower Collection. Possibly no. III.10 in Hewitt. The fauld was presented in 1973. It was removed from a Spanish breastplate of c. 1500 which he had acquired at Sotheby's, 19 February 1973, Lot 174

Physical Description

Fauld of three lames.

Dimensions

Dimensions: height 450 mm; width 315 mm Weight: 2200 g

Inscriptions and Marks

None

Bibliographic References

G Rimer, T Richardson and J P D Cooper, Henry VIII: arms and the man, Leeds, 2009,