The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
  • Bevor
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • Germany
  • 19th century
  • Iron or steel
  • Weight: 0.475 kg
  • A194
  • European Armoury I
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  • Bevor, made in the nineteenth century, in one piece and shaped to cover the chin, below which it spreads out over the immediate area of the shoulders and chest. The lower edge is cut into angular scallops. There is a row of eight holes for securing the lining, and two in front for attachment to the breastplate.