Object Title

Mail shirt (zereh)

Mail shirt (zereh)

Date

1700-1799

Object Number

XXVIA.8 B

Physical Description

Consists of heavy butted fine mail diapered with a trellised pattern in brass with centres of copper. The shirt has a standing collar and facings of quilted black velvet studded with a pattern in small gilt nails, with a loose mail collar hanging in slender points over the back and shoulders.

Dimensions

Weight: Mail shirt 7.65 kg (16 lb)

Associations

Notes

VALUED AS A UNIT