Object Title

Breastplate

Breastplate

Date

1620-1628

Object Number

III.2355

Provenance

Old Tower Collection found in Middle Flint Tower (1987). Captured from a French ship a the time of the seige of La Rochelle in 1627,

Physical Description

Decorated with double incised lines covered with aluminium paint.

Inscriptions and Marks

Stamp TOIRAS across the centre. Stamped inside the left side with nine triangular marks arranged in three rows above one another.

Associations

Places France