Object Title

Right cuisse and poleyn

Right cuisse and poleyn

Date

about 1540

Object Number

III.932

Provenance

Possibly Old Tower Collection.

Physical Description

Has a bold turn at the top, poleyn with an obnlong wing with a recessed border and roped edge. The lowest of the two articulating lames below has two modern keyhole slots for attachment to a greave.

Dimensions

Dimensions: height 350 mm (13.8 in), width 187 mm (7.4 in) Weight: 700 g (1 lb 9 oz)

Inscriptions and Marks

None

Bibliographic References

G Rimer, T Richardson and J P D Cooper, Henry VIII: arms and the man, Leeds, 2009,