Object Title

Breastplate

Breastplate

Date

About 1640

Object Number

III.2835

Provenance

Bowyer Tower AS 18 (1988)

Physical Description

It has a deep neck, a medial keel terminating in a point at the waist, which is level and and has a flange. The main edges are inwardly turned, At either side of the chest is a mushroom-headed stud for fastening the shoulder straps. At either side of the flange is a mushrom-headed stud for the attachment of tassets. Painted black.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Height: 40.5 cm ( 15.9 in), Width: 35.0 cm ( 13.8 in) Weight: 1.55 kg ( 3 lb 6.5 oz)

Inscriptions and Marks

none visible

Associations

Places Germany