Object Title

Crupper

Crupper

Date

1510-1520

Object Number

VI.4

Provenance

Old Tower Collection

Physical Description

Decorated with engraved designs and silvered.

Inscriptions and Marks

none

Bibliographic References

Claude Blair, European Armour, B.T. Batsford Ltd., London, 1958, p.192.

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

Ian Eaves, 'THe Tournament Armours of King Henry VIII of England', Livrust Kammaren, 1993, pp.10-14, figs 7,9,12.

C. Paggiarino, The Royal Armouries, masterpieces of medieval and renaissance arms and armour, Milan, 2011 volume 1

G Rimer, T Richardson and J P D Cooper, Henry VIII: arms and the man, Leeds, 2009,

Notes

RC2: Permission to lend required from the sovereign