Object Title

Pauldron and vambrace

Pauldron and vambrace

Date

1571-1599

Object Number

III.2496

Provenance

Middle Flint Tower (1987)

Physical Description

The pauldron is formed of six lames of which the upper three extend over the chest and back and the lowest is connected by aturner to a tubular upper cannon which is in turn connected by a couter to a hinged two part tubular lower cannon. Decorated with roped turns and recesssed borders throughout. Painted black.

Inscriptions and Marks

None visible

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