Object Title

PARTIAL PAULDRON AND FULL VAMBRACE

PARTIAL PAULDRON AND FULL VAMBRACE

Date

1601-1630

Object Number

III.3778

Provenance

Bowyer Tower As 47 (1991). Associated with III.3777.

Physical Description

For the right arm. It comprises a single lame from a pauldron, turner, upper cannon, couter and a lower cannon.


The upper cannon rotates on the turner and has a cut-out for the passage of the elbow. Both encircle the arm and are closed by rivets at the rear.


the couter consists of five plates. the main plate is connected by two articulating lames to the upper and lower cannon.


The lower cannon is tubular and formed of two plates joined by a single internal hinge and closed by a sprug stud.


All the main edges have plain inward turns and bordered by double incised lines. Originally black now Bright.

Inscriptions and Marks

None

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