Object Title

Left sabaton

Left sabaton

Date

1500-1599

Object Number

III.2573

Provenance

From the Norton Hall Collection, presented by the National Art-Collection Fund, 1942. From the former II.142, a composite Gothic armour split up and renumbered before 1963. Accessioned from the Middle Flint Tower 1987.

Physical Description

In Gothic style. Formed of ten metatarsal plates and a hinged heel plate.

Inscriptions and Marks

None

Associations

Places Europe

Notes

Lent to Dover Castle, as part of a composite armour, untill c. 1981, together with III.2561-6 and III.2574. Removed from Norton Hall armour II.142.