Object Title

Breastplate

Breastplate

Date

1631-1670

Object Number

III.147

Provenance

Possibly Old Tower Collection.

Physical Description

Of very heavy metal, short-waisted with shallow turns at the neck and arm-openings and a flange at the waist. engraved with a malteses cross suspended from a chain with a flowing foliar pattern above. The breast bears five shot marks. A patch is riveted to the left shoulder.

Dimensions

Weight: kg ( 12 lb 15 oz)

Inscriptions and Marks

none visible

Associations

Places Italy