Object Title

Right buff gauntlet

Right buff gauntlet

Date

1650

Object Number

III.1437

Provenance

From the collection of Dr. Richard Williams, 1974. Eustace Burrows sale (Sothebys) 28/3/1947, lot 71

Physical Description

The cuff is elbow length and terminated in a point on the underside where there is a short vent. The edges of the cuff are bound with thin leather and three stitched zig-zags terminating in curls decorate the back of the hand. The work is of the finest quality with the thick leather of the cuff tapered towards the hand.

Inscriptions and Marks

None

Associations

Places England