Object Title

Breastplate

Breastplate

Date

1650

Object Number

III.164

Provenance

Tower arsenal.

Physical Description

It has a raised neck, a medial ridge and a narrow flange at the waist. At either arm is a mushroom headed stud for the shoulder straps. The main edges have plain inward turns. At the left is a proof mark. The exterior is polished bright.

Dimensions

Dimensions: height 400 mm, width 342 mm Weight: 3450 g

Inscriptions and Marks

Stamped L at the neck for the maker. Inside painted ?/28 in red (quite faint), over which is S 7 and 2.

Associations

Places England