Object Title

Right gauntlet

Right gauntlet

Date

1570

Object Number

III.2510

Provenance

Re-accessioned from Middle Flint Tower, 1987. Probably from one of the armours formerly on loan 7 to Dover Castle (II.53-62) from Malta, 1826.

Physical Description

Formed of a cuff, linked by Four metacarpal plates to a scalloped Knuckle-plate to which finger and thumb plates are attached. Decorated with a raised rib bordering the edge of the cuff which is roped. There are six lining rivets and two decorative rivets at the cuff.

Inscriptions and Marks

none

Associations

Places Italy