Object Title

Bevor

Bevor

Date

1800-1899

Object Number

III.1300

Provenance

Presented 1953

Physical Description

Constructed of two plates, a chinpiece pierced with a row of small holes at the upper edge for the rivets sevuring th lining strap and a deep V-shaped gorget plate the upper edges similarly pierced and with three larger holes at the point probably for laces.

Dimensions

Dimensions: height 238 mm, width 248 mm Weight: 760 g

Inscriptions and Marks

None

Associations

Places Europe

Bibliographic References

A.R. Dufty and W. Reid, European Armour in the Tower of London, 1968, plate CXXIII.

Notes

Examined by TR, February 1999; finish of the metal, useless holes around the flange of the upper plate all suggest this is modern.