Object Title

Left vambrace

Left vambrace



Object Number

III.1165 A


Presented by Mr F.H. Cripps-Day, 1941.

Physical Description

Consists of pauldron of three lames upper cannon, couter lower cannon and gauntlet of six lames.


Dimensions: length 735 mm (29.0 in) Weight: 1005 g (2 lb 3 oz)

Inscriptions and Marks

Struck on the first lame of the pauldron with the Nuremberg mark.

Bibliographic References

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

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