Object Title

Harquebusier's breastplate

Harquebusier's breastplate

Date

1650

Object Number

II.324

Provenance

Tower arsenal.

Physical Description

Ithas a raised neck, a medial ridge and a narrow flange at the waist. At either arm is a hole for the missing mushroom headed studs. The main edges have plain inward turns. The exterior is polished bright. At the left of centre is a shallow proof mark. At either side is a modern suspension hole.

Dimensions

Dimensions: height 425 mm, width 332 mm Weight: 3500 mm

Inscriptions and Marks

Stamped combined HK.

Associations

Places England