07-10-2010 07-10-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2513 Boston
July 10, 2010 09:00 AMCalender
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Cromwellian-style Cuirassier's Steel Breast and Back Plate

$711$600
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2513 Location: Boston Date / Time: July 10, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Cromwellian-style Cuirassier's Steel Breast and Back Plate, 19th century, each with remnants of leather strapping, brass studs, and attached two-section fauld/skirt, lg. approx. 19 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

polished exterior surfaces, black patinated interior. denting to top center piece of the front skirt. losses to leather strapping. right edge of breast plate with indistinct mark and number 49. some light rusting. overall wear and light denting.