Object Title

Breastplate

Breastplate

Date

1545

Object Number

III.124

Provenance

Possibly Old Tower Collection.

Physical Description

Articulated flanged lame at the waist. Decorated with a double band of etched scrollwork and foliate paterns bordering the plates. Traces of gilding remain. Identified with a trace of concentric corrosion in December 2004.

Dimensions

Weight: kg ( 6 lb 7 oz)

Inscriptions and Marks

none visible

Associations

Notes

the breast is part of a tilt armour similar in atyle and date to III.713, III.738, III.810