Object Title

Breastplate

Breastplate

Date

1601-1630

Object Number

III.87

Provenance

Possibly Old Tower Collection.

Physical Description

Formed of seven horizontal lames fastened by sliding rivets at the side and leather strap at the centre. Each plate is slightly chanfered at its upper edge. The lowest lame has a narrow outward flange. The edges of the arm-openings are turned inwards.

Dimensions

Weight: kg ( 8 lb 14 oz)

Inscriptions and Marks

none visible

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