Object Title

Pikeman's breastplate

Pikeman's breastplate

Date

about 1620

Object Number

III.1298

Provenance

Formerly in the possesion of Lord Tollemache at Peckforton Castle. Acquired 1953, Christies 14 May, Lot 107.

Physical Description

Decorated with three groups of deep V-shaped flutes.

Inscriptions and Marks

None visible.

Associations

Places England

Notes

The Peckforton armour was transferred from the family seat at Helmingham Hall, Suffolk.