Object Title

Left long elbow gauntlet

Left long elbow gauntlet

Date

1660

Object Number

III.1781

Provenance

From the vaults, 1983

Physical Description

The main plate extends from the wrist to beyond the point of the elbow. At the upper edge is an inward turn, a row of brass rivets and a single engraved line. The metal is overlapped and riveted on the inside. Five parallel lines decorated with a single engraved line protect the metacarpals and the knuckles. The finger and thumb plates are missing.

Dimensions

Weight: 2lb 7oz

Inscriptions and Marks

It is bright

Associations

Places England