Object Title

Spanish morion

Spanish morion

Date

1580

Object Number

IV.525

Provenance

Acquired in 1961

Physical Description

Decorated with the figure of a horseman in classical armour framed in a wreath which in turn is surrounded with scrolling foliage. Retains original blued finish and traces of gilding.

Dimensions

Weight: 1.62 kg

Inscriptions and Marks

none

Associations

Bibliographic References

A.R. Dufty and W. Reid, European Armour in the Tower of London, 1968, plate CII.