Object Title

VAMBRACE

VAMBRACE

Date

1601-1630

Object Number

III.3965

Provenance

Bowyer Tower AS 49 (1991)

Physical Description

For the right arm. Comprises a turner, upper cannon and a couter.
The turner is composed of three lames with a turning pin at the centre of the lower edge, for attaching to the pauldron.
The upper cannon rotates on the turner and has a cut-out for the elbow. which is file-roped and inward turned.
The couter is composed of two plates. The main plate completely encircles the arm. It is decorated with a file-roped transverse raised rib.
Originally bright now patinated.

Dimensions

Weight: 0.73 kg ( 1 lb 9.5 oz)

Inscriptions and Marks

none [white letter? inside of top plate]

Associations

Places Italy