17th century, probably Thirty Years' War (1618-48). 11 1/2" x 10". Five articulated plates with half roll edges and original buckles. Articulated on the inside (crotch) with leather and the outside with sliding rivets. Made of rolled sheet the use of which was widespread by that time, with the edges chisel cut. Quite crisp with spotty staining.
Stock Number: FNS2805

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