Object Title

Breast defence

Breast defence

Date

1915

Object Number

III.4591

Provenance

Purchased at auction from Kent Sales, 11 February 1994.

Physical Description

Of padded leather, protecting the front and left side of the chest. Fitted with leather neck and waist-straps.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Height: 510 mm (20.1 in.), width: 370 mm (14.6 in.)

Inscriptions and Marks

Impressed on the end of the waist-strap: 'H AYRES LTD/LONDON/ 1915'

Associations

Places Britain