Object Title

Half armour

Half armour

Date

1565-1575

Object Number

II.46

Provenance

From Malta 1826. Associated with IV.75.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Breastplate height: 43.5 cm ( 17.2 in), Width: 35.2 cm ( 13.9 in), Backplate height: 35.9 cm ( 14.2 in), Width: 33.5 cm ( 13.2 in), Tassts height: 27.0 cm ( 10.7 in), Width: 30.6 cm ( 12.1 in) Weight: Gorget: 1.0 kg ( 2 lb 3 oz), Back: 1.4 kg ( 3 lb 1 oz), Breast and tassets:3.26 kg ( 7 lb 3 oz), Right vambrace: 3.26 kg ( 5 lb 1 oz), Left vambrace: 2.1 kg ( 4 lb 10 oz), Right gauntlet: 0.54 kg ( 1 lb 3 oz), Left ganuntlet: 0.51 kg ( 1 lb 2 oz) Total: 11.09 kg ( 24 lb 7 oz)

Inscriptions and Marks

None