Object Title

Left gauntlet

Left gauntlet

Date

1501-1530

Object Number

III.2512

Provenance

Middle Flint Tower (1987)

Physical Description

Fluted in the Maximilian fashion. Formed of a short cuff linked by five metacarple plates to a heavily roped knuckle plaate which is in turn articulated to six finger plates. Decorated with fourteen flutes on the cuff, and eleven on the fingers. Furnished in its recessed border with holes for ten rivets of which nine remain. the thumb defence is restored.

Inscriptions and Marks

None

Associations

Places Germany

Notes

Originally associated with Maximillion armour II.13.