Allen Antiques

Breastplate - A-239-front Breastplate - A-239-profile Breastplate - A-239 Breastplate - A-239-inside Breastplate - A-239-a-front Breastplate - A-239-a-profile Breastplate - A-239-a-angle Breastplate - A-239-a-rolls Breastplate - A-239-a-bottom

Breastplate 1500-1510

Italian/Flemish. One piece breastplate with central crease. Angular outward-turned rolls at the neck and arms. Flaired bottom edge for a fauld.

Measurements: 13 in. tall, 13 1/2 in wide below the arm holes, 11 3/8 in. wide at the waist. Thickness: center mostly .120-.140 with thick spots up to .150, side tapers down to .080, shoulders taper to .050, but only right at the edge more of the shoulder area is no thinner than .080. Rolls up to app. 1/2 in. tall at the center. Weight 5 pounds 11.6 ounces (2.595 kilo).


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