Armour of the elector Christian I of Saxony.
Armour of Christian I of Saxony by Anton Peffenhauser, 1590
© Royal Armouries Museum
- Art Fund grant:
- £1,000 ( Total: £3,750)
- Acquired in:
Foot jousting armour, originally a set of 12, but only 6 left. No leg harness, as intended for fighting on foot at the barriers. Surface is blued and decorated. Marks on helmet show considerable use.
Clarence Mackay; RW Lloyd
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