Object Title

Backplate

Backplate

Date

1575-1585

Object Number

III.1329

Provenance

Returned from Edinburgh Castle Loan 1959.

Physical Description

Slightly rounded shoulders. Flanged at the waist The neck opening is broad and shallow. Roped inward turns. engraved with triple lines, branches of foliage and two monograms. Bright and patinated.

Inscriptions and Marks

none

Associations

Places Italy

Bibliographic References

A.R. Dufty and W. Reid: European Armour in the Tower of London. 1968. Plate CXVIII