Richard Winterton To Auction Historic Armour

Two fine and imposing suits of armour are to be offered for public auction on 29th March. The two full suits of steel armour (two of four) were once a familiar sight in the famous Bower procession which dates back to the reign of Henry II.

Richard Winterton, proprietor of the Auction House examining the suits
Both suits are composite, (ie with later additions/alterations) and date from the mid sixteenth century. Believed to be essentially German in origin, they are … Read More