Object Title

Left mail gauntlet

Left mail gauntlet

Date

1595-1605

Object Number

III.790

Provenance

Possibly Old Tower Collection.

Physical Description

Mailed duelling glove for the left hand. Two rows of copper alloy rings follow the inside line of the little finger, and there is a group of copper alloy rings on the third finger, both on the palm side. The glove is ninteenth century.

Dimensions

Dimensions: length 14 in. Weight: 1 lb 3 oz

Inscriptions and Marks

none

Associations

Places Italy