Object Title

Saddle tree

Saddle tree

Date

1535-1545

Object Number

VI.99 C

Provenance

Old Tower collection. Probably transferred from the Palace at Greenwich about 1649. Transferred from Windsor, 1914.

Physical Description

Wooden tree covered in modern velvet.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Saddle width: 760 mm (30.0 in); height: 570 mm (22.5 in); length: 620 mm (24.5 in)

Associations

Places England

Bibliographic References

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

Notes

Valued with VI.99 A. RC2: Permission to lend required from the sovereign.