Object Title

Breastplate

Breastplate

Date

1620-1628

Object Number

III.354

Provenance

Tower arsenal. Captured from the French at the siege of La Rochelle in 1627.

Physical Description

Incised TOIRAS. Found with small patches of concentric corrosion at the right of the flange, 14 January 2003.

Dimensions

Dimensions: height 485 mm, width at arms 358 mm Weight: 7 lb 0 oz

Inscriptions and Marks

2 X and 4 wedges incised on the back, on the proper right breast.

Associations

Places France