The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Full armour
  • Full armour
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • Augsburg, Landshut and Brunswick, Germany
  • c. 1525-35, c. 1530-35 and c. 1540
  • Steel, leather and gold, fluted, etched, gilded and embossed
  • Weight: 25.2 kg, total weight
  • Armourer's mark: Helm mark of Lorenz Helmschmid of Augsburg Mark appears in this case to have continued in use after Lorenz's death, probably by one of his younger sons.
    Mark: Augsburg city mark; fircone
  • A31
  • European Armoury II
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