Arms & Armor

  • Buckler Boss

    Buckler Boss, iron, 16th century, England or Wales (907-JR) A buckler is a small leather hand-held shield with a spiked central iron element called a boss. […]

    • Date

       December 15, 2014

    • Client

       Bly Straube, Senior Archaeological Curator, 2014

    • Task

       Archaearium

    • Category

       Arms & Armor, Iron

  • Breastplate

    This breastplate was found in a well that was filled in by 1625 and is of the peascod shape typical in the early 17th century. In […]

    • Date

       December 15, 2014

    • Client

       Bly Straube, Senior Archaeological Curator, 2014

    • Task

       Archaearium

    • Category

       Arms & Armor, Iron