Object Title

Breastplate

Breastplate

Date

1831-1870

Object Number

III.1014

Provenance

Unknown

Physical Description

(No inventory entry- similar to III.964) The neck, arm-openings and waist-flange have plain, inward-turns, accompanied by numerous pairs of small holes for stitching on a missing leather edging for the attachment of a lining. The edges are bordered by brass rivets.

Inscriptions and Marks

None

Associations

Places England

Notes

According to 'Additions to the Armouries After 1916' III.962-1022 are sixty Breast and backplates (Life Guards)