Object Title

Cuirass fastening plates and straps

Cuirass fastening plates and straps

Date

1650

Object Number

III.4627

Provenance

Found in clearing of Tower in a box marked Littlecote, March 1997. Probably from the Armoury at Little cote House, transferred for conservation to the Tower about 1960

Physical Description

The box contains two fastening plates with two scales attached by leathers, one fastening plate with four scales attached by a leather, three fastening plates with leather fragments attached, one small plate with a hole for a stud and leather fragments attached, two loose scales with leather fragments attached, one rivet, one square washer, one buckle, four leather fragmentsand three leather strap fragments giving a total of nineteen items.

Associations

Places England