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October 19 — 24, 2019
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LOT 53

Lot 53

North Italian Infantry Breastplate, early 17th century

North Italian Infantry Breastplate, early 17th century
Lot 53 Details
North Italian Infantry Breastplate, early 17th century

the body of one piece construction, rolled at the arms and gothic outline neck, with strong medial ridge, 12 iron buckles, and two lame fauld with 4 leather suspension straps secured by domed rivets and rosette washers
height 17.5 in — 44.5 cm

Estimate $1,000-$1,500

Realised: $9,000
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

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North Italian Infantry Breastplate, early 17th century
  • North Italian Infantry Breastplate, early 17th century

CONDITION DETAILS

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LOT 53
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  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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