Object Title

Breastplate

Breastplate

Date

1550

Object Number

III.1897

Provenance

Bowyer Tower AS 6 (1985)

Physical Description

Deep-waisted form. With a waist lame overlapping the breastplate. Flanged at the waist
The neck opening is broad and shallow.
Roped inward turns.
Decorated with five etched bands of scrolling foliage flaring from the centre.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Height: 505 mm (19.8 in), Width: 336 mm (13.2 in), Depth: 295 mm (7.7 in) Weight: 3.1 kg ( 6 lb 14 oz)

Inscriptions and Marks

none visible

Associations

Places Italy