Object Title

Model armour

Model armour

Date

1975

Object Number

II.333

Provenance

Acquired in 1975. One of a series of models commissioned from Peter Wroe

Physical Description

The 1/3 scale model is based on Churburg no. 13, and the bacinet on the Lyle bacinet, RA IV.470. The model is made of aluminium sheet, with brass borders. The straps, sword and dagger scabbards and fabric on the model are of dark blue. The shiled is painted maroon inside, and blazoned outside argent with three bird's wings azure, the arms of the Vogts of Matsch. The model sword has an octagonal pommel, also decorated with the arms of Matsch

Featured in

Hundred Years War

Dimensions

Dimensions: height 610 mm

Inscriptions and Marks

None