Object Title

Left sabaton and greave

Left sabaton and greave

Date

1530-1540

Object Number

III.3293

Provenance

Bowyer Tower AS 65 (1989) The sabaton has clearly been removed from the greave III.3292, and the rest of the pair restored.

Physical Description

The sabaton is composed of ten lames with embossed and roped medial ridge. The greave is a 19th century restoration. The original greave is III.3292. Painted black.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Height: 42.0 cm (16.6 in), Foot length: 42.0 cm (16.6 in), Toe width:14.2 cm (5.7 in)

Inscriptions and Marks

none. Inscribed in chalk inside '4'

Associations

Places Germany

Notes

used in armour workshop 15 01 1991. Valued with III.3292