Object Title

Left tasset

Left tasset

Date

1570

Object Number

III.2626

Provenance

Re-accessioned from Middle Flint Tower, 1987. Probably from one of the armours formerly on loan 7 to Dover Castle (II.53-62) from Malta, 1826.

Physical Description

Composed of twelve lames. The main edges have roped inward turns, the subsidiary edges being roped and bordered by single incised lines. The side edges are bordered by roped, embossed ridges.

Inscriptions and Marks

none

Associations

Places Italy

Notes

Same armour as tasset III.2625, breastplate III.2237, pair of vambraces III.2493 and 2494. Pauldron III.1068 associated. Vambrace III.2492 from same school. III.2625, with breastplate III.2237.