Object Title

Saddle

Saddle

Date

1525-1535

Object Number

VI.366

Provenance

Purchased from the National Magazine Co. (W. R. Hearst Collection) October 1952, with the help of the Pilgrim Trust, the National Art Collections Fund and a special Exchequer Grant. One of 52 items purchased together

Physical Description

High pommel and curved cantle fitted with steels.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Height: 550 mm; width: 680 mm; depth: 540 mm; Weight: kg ( 14 lb 2 oz)

Inscriptions and Marks

none

Associations

Places Germany

Bibliographic References

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

Notes

Leather and fabric restored by Mr Shields in 1980.