The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Parts of an armour
  • Parts of an armour
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • Milan, Italy
  • c. 1585
  • Steel, gold and leather, etched, embossed, chased, and gilt
  • Weight: 1.8 kg, breastplate
    Weight: 1.26 kg, backplate
    Weight: 0.93 kg, pauldron (left)
    Weight: 1.29 kg, pauldron (right)
    Weight: 1.72 kg, shaffron
    Weight: 1.15 kg, manifer
  • A58
  • European Armoury II
Images & Media
Further Reading
  • Frédéric Spitzer; possibly Joyeau, 1868; comte de Nieuwerkerke; Sir Richard Wallace, August 1871.