Object Title

Cuirassier's breastplate

Cuirassier's breastplate

Date

1812

Object Number

III.1718

Physical Description

Identified with a large patch of old spidery corrosion just developing the stripes of concentric corrosion, January 2005.

Associations

Places France

Notes

A harquebusier's backplate bearing this number stamped crowned RH was photographed in 1983. May be the unnumbered one referred to by C Blair, JAAS 1991. It is now (2003) III.1809.