Object Title

Left pauldron

Left pauldron



Object Number

II.85 a


Old Tower collection.

Physical Description

The pauldron has a threaded hole for a reinforce at the front of the main plate. The surface is decorated with a fine punched ground, probably blued or blackened originally, and incised with diagonal cartouches containing floral ornament. There are embossed stars, originally silvered, at intervals.


Places Italy

Bibliographic References

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