Object Title

Breastplate

Breastplate

Object Number

III.4806

Provenance

Purchased by private treaty, 13 March 2013. Preserved in the Tollemache Armoury at Helmingham Hall, Suffolf, since the 16th century. Sold at Christies, London, 30 September 2010, lot 80.

Physical Description

Of globose form with a slight medial ridge, articulated gussets at the arms and a flange at the waist for the missing fauld lames.

Associations

Places Germany