Object Title

Visor

Visor

Date

1510

Object Number

IV.579

Provenance

From the collection of Dr. Richard Williams, 1974. From the Armoury of the Dukes of Ossuna, Spain, subsequently de Cosson collection, sold Sotheby's 14 May 1929. Purchased by Dr Williams from Liberty and Co.

Physical Description

Drawn out to an acutely pointed ridge below which are embossed three shallow steps with deeply incised lines between. The sight is cut in a series of square openings. A lifting peg is riveted on the right side of the visor. There are filed notches onthe central ridge and the upper edge. Concentric corrosion seen 09/01/2003, and immediately cleaned by Conservation.

Inscriptions and Marks

none

Associations

Places Flanders