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Greave with integral sabaton
  • Greave with integral sabaton
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • 19th century
  • Iron or steel
  • Weight: 1.52 kg
  • A303
  • Not on display
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  • Left greave with integral sabaton, a pair with A304. Well-made nineteenth-century copy in the German style of c. 1520; the fluted sabaton of the 'bear's paw' type. Probably once associated with armour, A25.
    Compare e nineteenth-century gauntlets A260-1.