The Northern Renaissance: Dürer to Holbein

Arms and Armour

Pair of field spaudlers and vambraces of Henry VIII
mid sixteenth century, about 1544
Four of a set of five saddle-steels of Henry VIII
Northern Italy
about 1545
Parade shield ('The Cellini Shield')
Eliseus Libaerts (active 1561-1569)
mid-sixteenth century
Parts of a field garniture of Duke Julius of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel with associated helmet, gauntlets, greaves and sabatons
North-German, probably Brunswick
1563 - 1800