Object Title

Left gauntlet

Left gauntlet

Date

1565-1575

Object Number

III.1110

Provenance

Transferred from the Rotunda Museum of Artillery, Woolwich, 1927.

Physical Description

Comprising of cuff and four metacarpal plates.

Dimensions

Weight: 0.35 kg ( 0 lb 12 oz)

Inscriptions and Marks

At the upper centre of the cuff is stamped the Rotunda number, MA 2332. At the rear edge of each metacarpal lame is a single, V-shaped nick.

Associations

Places Italy

Bibliographic References

Official Catalogue of the Museum of Artillery in the Rotunda, Woolwich, London, 1873: 140, MA 2332

Official Catalogue of the Museum of Artillery in the Rotunda, Woolwich, London, 1889: 150, no. 156/259