Object Title

Pikeman's breastplate

Pikeman's breastplate

Date

1620

Object Number

III.397

Provenance

Tower arsenal.

Physical Description

The breast is decorated with engraved lines. On the flange at the right is a pierced stud for the sword hanger, and a pair of pierced studs at either side of the flange for the tasset hasps. At either side of the chest is a swivel hook and piered stud. Painted black.

Dimensions

Weight: kg ( 9 lb 11 oz)

Inscriptions and Marks

On either side of the medial ridge is a stamped T, probably for the maker.

Associations

Places England

Notes

VALUED WITH THE TASSETS SAME NUMBER