Object Title

Right gauntlet

Right gauntlet

Date

1571-1599

Object Number

III.3747

Provenance

Bowyer Tower (1991)

Physical Description

Medially ridged cuff, Of flared and pointed form. File- roped inward turn accompanied by a file roped raised rib. Four metacarpal lames overlapping upwards. Knuckle-plate has raised roped rib. Four sets of downward-overlapping scales decorated with single incised line. Thumb scale attached. Bright with some russet patches.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Length: 30.0 cm ( 11.8 in), Width: 12.4 cm ( 4.9 in), depth: 15.8 cm ( 6.2 in) Weight: kg ( lb oz)

Inscriptions and Marks

none

Associations

Places Italy