Object Title

Breastplate

Breastplate

Date

1575

Object Number

III.1484

Provenance

Transferred from the Rotunda Museum of Artillery, Woolwich, 1978 Transferred from the Rotunda Museum of Artillery, Woolwich, 1927. 1867.

Physical Description

Peascod form. With one fauld lame. Flanged at the waist Heavily roped inward turns. Embossed volutes.

Dimensions

Weight: kg ( 6 lb 0 oz)

Inscriptions and Marks

Stamped on the left MA 2197.

Associations

Bibliographic References

Official Catalogue of the Museum of Artillery in the Rotunda, Woolwich, London, 1873 p.137, MA 2197

Official Catalogue of the Museum of Artillery in the Rotunda, Woolwich, London, 1906, p. 149, no. 16/134

Catalogue of the Museum of Artillery in the Rotunda at Woolwich, London, 1963, Vol 2, p.58 no. 16/103

Notes

Probably from Malta, 1826.