Object Title

Shaffron

Shaffron

Date

1550-1565

Object Number

VI.35

Provenance

Old Tower Collection.

Physical Description

Decorated with roped central ridges.

Dimensions

Dimensions: height: 750 mm (29.6 in); width: 240 mm (9.5 in) Weight: 965 g (2 lb 2 oz)

Inscriptions and Marks

none

Associations

Bibliographic References

Francis Grose, A Treatise on Ancient Armour and Weapons, London, 1786, plate 24.

A.R. Dufty and W. Reid, European Armour in the Tower of London, 1968, plate CXLVI.

Notes

Formerly united with VI.66.