Lot 3161

A late Gothic knightly breastplate, Nuremberg, circa 1490/1500

Antique Arms and Armour from all over the world | A94aw | Live auction | 162 Lots


Distinctly domed breastplate with a medial ridge. The upper edge with a prominent flange turned inwards. Articulated arm-gussets at the side with angular flanges. Three apertures on the right to attach the lance rest, two suspension holes struck on the top edge. The Nuremberg proof mark stamped at the side. Iron strap loops preserved on the shoulders. The attached original fauld sliding on two lames. Height 42 cm. Beautiful, late Gothic breastplate in excellent condition.

Condition: II + Questions about the lot?

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