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Period Pre 18th Century
Materials Steel
Dimensions
W. 11.8 in; H. 26.4 in; D. 6.7 in;
W. 29.97 cm; H. 67.06 cm; D. 17.02 cm;
Creation Date c 1520-30  
Description A shaffron
c 1520-30  
Belgium, Flandern
Steel
67 cm / 26.4 in x 30 cm / 11.8 in x 17 cm / 6.7 in
#3632
PROVENANCE
Private collection, Europe

The shaffron is of a distinctively Flemish fashion of about 1520-30. It relates to, and may possibly derive from, a large quantity of Flemish horse armour imported into England in the time of King Henry VIII and stored in the Tower of London Armouries in readiness for its use by his cavalry.
Styles / Movements Baroque, Gothic, Traditional
Dealer Reference Number AN20 TH-04/#3632
Incollect Reference Number 340318
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