Object Title

Mail Sleeve

Mail Sleeve

Date

1475-1525

Object Number

III.1425

Provenance

Anon. sale (Christies) 22/12/1947, lot 149. From the collection of Dr. Richard Williams, 1974.

Physical Description

With broad gussets for shoulder and armpit tapering to a narrow close wrist with a slight angle to accommodate the elbow built up of riveted rings approximately 7 mm. in diameter. The edges of the gussets and cuffs are bound with dark brown leather, mostly original.

Inscriptions and Marks

None

Associations

Places Europe

Notes

See also III.1424 valued as pair