Object Title

Breastplate

Breastplate

Date

About 1650

Object Number

III.2867

Provenance

Bowyer Tower AF 21 (1988)

Physical Description

The breastplate has a raised neck and a medial keel terminating in a point at the waist, and has an narrow flange. The arm and neck edges have plain inward turns, At either side of the chest is a mushroom-headed stud for fastening the shoulder straps. Bright and lacquered.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Height: 41.0 cm ( 16.2 in), Width: 33.7 cm ( 13.3 in) Weight: 4.1 kg ( 9 lb 0.5 oz)

Inscriptions and Marks

none.

Associations

Places England