Object Title

Left arm defence (pauldron, vambrace and couter)

Left arm defence (pauldron, vambrace and couter)



Object Number

II.182 C


From the collection of the Duke of Westminster, 1959


Places Italy, Milan

Bibliographic References

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


These pieces form part of a foot tournament armour, the signed breastplate of which is in the Musée de l'Armée, Paris, no. G.Po.745 (J-P Reverseau, Les armes et la vie, Paris, 1982: 126, fig. 17; see A V B Norman, Wallace Collection catalogues, European arms and armour supplement, London, 1986, nos A442-3).