Sat, Nov 18, 2017 10:00AM EST - Sun, Nov 19, 2017 10:00AM EST
Cromwellian half suit of armor, to include a lobster tail helmet with single bar face shield and four plate nape guard, a breast plate with brass rivets lined with horse hair filled fabric, 15 1/2'' h., 13 1/2'' w., and a matching back plate. A notation in a log book indicates it was bought in London by ''Pap and I'' in 1930. Provenance: Roger A. Young, Millbrook, New York collection.
Bar shield appears to be a replacement, tears, stains and losses to lining, leather hinges on ear flaps are replaced.