Object Title

Shaffron

Shaffron

Date

1515-1525

Object Number

VI.409

Provenance

Bequest of Dr Richard Williams, 1974. Sold at the Radziwill sale, Christies, 14 June 1927, lot 29

Physical Description

Mounted on wooden stand. Fluted decoration and raised central band. Poll plate attached.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Length: 595 mm (23.5 in), Width: 272 mm (10.7 in) Weight: 1.35 kg ( 3 lb 0 oz)

Inscriptions and Marks

none

Associations

Places Germany

Bibliographic References

C. Paggiarino, The Royal Armouries, masterpieces of medieval and renaissance arms and armour, Milan, 2011, volume 1

Notes

escutcheon shown in photograph is now displayed with VI.21