Would have been worn over a bascinet, with a crested cap held in place above it by laces passed through the pairs of holes in the conical skull-plate.

Provenance

Sotheby's, 1974; Peter Dale Ltd.


Royal Armouries Museum

Armouries Drive, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS10 1LT
0113 220 1999
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Opening times

Mon – Sun, 10am – 5pm Closed 24 – 26 Dec

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