Object Title

Breastplate, fauld and tassets

Breastplate, fauld and tassets

Date

1501-1530

Object Number

II.14 C

Provenance

Old Tower collection.

Physical Description

The fauld and tassets are modern replacements, made by Theodore Egli and Ian Ashdown in the Armouries workshops in the 1960s.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Height 605mm; width 560mm (max); depth 195mm (max).

Inscriptions and Marks

Fauld lames stamped TE in a Tower, third tasset lames stamped A in a Tower for the modern armourers who made them.

Bibliographic References

P Connor (ed) All the Queen's horses, Lexington, Kentucky Horse Park, 2003: