Object Title

Breastplate

Breastplate

Date

1570

Object Number

III.2087 A-B

Provenance

Bowyer Tower AS 9 (1986)

Physical Description

Deep-bellied form. With articulated waist lame. The neck opening is broad. Roped inward turns. Sunken border at arm and neck expanding to embossed volutes. Scalloped with double incised line at arm opening. Bright.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Height: 455 mm (17.9 in), Width: 316 mm (12.4 in) Weight: kg ( 5 lb 1 oz)

Inscriptions and Marks

Has B painted inside in white.

Associations

Places Italy

Notes

Associated with this breastplate is a fauld lame III.2087 B.