The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Mail shirt and associated mufflers
  • Mail shirt and associated mufflers
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • late 15th century
  • Low-carbon steel, hardened by quenching after construction, and copper alloy
  • Length: 71.1 cm, front
    Length: 76.2 cm, back
    Diameter: 1.07 cm, links
    Weight: 7.485 kg
  • A6
  • European Armoury I
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Further Reading
  • E. Juste, 1868; comte de Nieuwerkerke; Sir Richard Wallace, August 1871.