Object Title

Baldrick

Baldrick

Date

1630-1670

Object Number

IX.3383

Provenance

Purchased with other objects, 15 November 1985. From the Armoury at Littlecote House.

Physical Description

Made of four pieces of buff leather. The rear of the belt widens and divides to the lower rear, with rounded terminals. There are two scabbard loops which are turned up at the base and are overlapped by the rear strap. The front loop is attached to the front of strap which extends to the centre of the chest. The front scabbard loop is pierced with a rivet hole which still retains part of the rivet.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Rear strap: 1307 mm x 148 mm ; 89 mm, front strap: 620 mm x 89 mm ; 89 mm, front scabbard loop: 161 mm x 92 mm, rear scabbard loop: 160 mm x 89 mm Weight: 1 lb 0 oz

Inscriptions and Marks

None.

Associations

Places England