Object Title

Baldrick

Baldrick

Date

1630-1670

Object Number

IX.3390

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 the strap which extends to the centre of the chest. The front belt and the scabbard loop are riveted together.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Rear strap: 1332 mm x 142 mm ; 88 mm, front strap: 485 mm x 90 mm ; 80 mm, front scabbard loop: 143 mm x 91 mm, rear scabbard loop: 150 mm x 98 mm Weight: 1 lb 0 oz

Inscriptions and Marks

R on the rear shoulder.

Associations

Places England