Object Title

Breastplate

Breastplate

Date

1650

Object Number

III.3334

Provenance

Old Tower, on loan 185 to the 1st Queen's Dragoons Guards, Cardiff, 1989.

Physical Description

Short waisted breastplate with a raised neck, medial ridge ending in a vestigial peascod at the waist where there is a narrow flange. At either arm is a mushroom-headed stud. The neck, arm and flange edges have plain inward turns. The interior and exterior are covered in thick black paint.

Materials

Dimensions

BreastplateHeight435mm
BreastplateWeight5010g
BreastplateWidth356mm

Associations

Places England