Object Title

Breastplate

Breastplate

Date

1650

Object Number

III.2397

Provenance

Tower arsenal. Middle Flint Tower, 1987.

Physical Description

Bears a proof-mark low on the right side.

Inscriptions and Marks

Stamped at the neck combined AN, and helmeted A for the Armourers Company of London during the Commonwealth period. Struck inside with two, and possibly a third triangular mark. The outside of the waist-flange possibly bears an indistinct mark.

Associations

Places England