Object Title

Breastplate

Breastplate

Date

1810

Object Number

III.434

Provenance

From the field of Waterloo, 1815.

Physical Description

Made in one piece with an outward turn at the neck, inward turns at the other edges except on the shoulders. A medial ridge extends from the neck to the flange at the waist. Two brass studs on either side of the breast for attaching the backplate.The edges are bordered by about thirty rivets.

Dimensions

Dimensions: height 450 mm, width 372 mm

Inscriptions and Marks

Stamped with the mark DOBBELAER.

Associations

Places France

Notes

inventoried as a group with III.431-692.