Object Title

Tilt armour

Tilt armour

Date

1570

Object Number

II.188

Provenance

Purchased from Gasperoni of Gerrard Street, 1825. Displayed as Edward IV in the Horse Armoury/Line of Kings from 1830.

Associations

Places Italy

Bibliographic References

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

Notes

Acquired for display as the armour of Edward IV in the 'Line of Kings', illustrated in tghe Penny Magazine, 1840.