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
  • North Germany, possibly Brunswick
  • c. 1540
  • Iron or steel, etched and embossed
  • Weight: 4.23 kg, breastplate and fauld
    Weight: 2.63 kg, back
    Weight: 1.25 kg, tasset (left)
    Weight: 1.35 kg, tasset (right)
    Weight: 0.58 kg, rerebrace (left)
    Weight: 0.56 kg, rerebrace (right)
    Weight: 0.55 kg, couter (left)
    Weight: 0.5 kg, couter (right)
    Weight: 0.215 kg, besague
    Weight: 1.35 kg, greave and sabaton (left)
    Weight: 1.295 kg, greave and sabaton (right)
  • A32
  • European Armoury I
Images & Media
Further Reading
  • Ernst, Duke of Brunswick; Sir S.R. Meyrick.