Object Title

Right gauntlet

Right gauntlet

Date

1601-1630

Object Number

III.2657

Provenance

Middle Flint Tower (1987)

Physical Description

Comprises a cuff, four metacarpal lames a knuckle plate and a thumb plate. The main edge of hte cuff has an inwrd turn, and is bordered by eight holes for lining rivets, of which seven remain, and an embossed ridge. Below the ridge, at the centre is another rivet. The subsidiary edges are bordered by singel incised lines with medial, V-shaped nicks, and those of the knuckle plate are scalloped. Painted balck with gold borders. Attatched to III.2656

Inscriptions and Marks

none

Associations

Places Europe