Object Title

Breastplate

Breastplate

Date

1571-1599

Object Number

III.1608

Provenance

Formerly on Loan to Maison Dieu, Dover, Returned 23/4/80

Physical Description

Peascod form. Flanged at the waist. Roped inward turns. Sunken border at neck widens to V-shaped point at centre.^ Double incised line at arm opening. Bright and patinated.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Height: 43.2 cm ( 17 in), Width: 33.3 cm ( 13 in)

Inscriptions and Marks

none visible

Associations

Places Italy