Object Title

Shaffron

Shaffron

Date

1520

Object Number

VI.31

Provenance

Old Tower Collection.

Physical Description

Made in one piece, decorated with three chevron ridges and roped and sunken border. Fitted with large fluted roundel.

Dimensions

Weight: 1650 g (3 lb 10 oz)

Inscriptions and Marks

No marks.

Associations

Places Flanders

Notes

Probably from the armoury under Henry VIII, part of a large series of shaffrons.