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Cast of a breastplate or cuirass

Plaster cast

Museum number: M456

Curatorial note

This cast, of unknown provenance, is of a breastplate enriched with repoussé work depicting two griffins attacking an Amazon. This cast was acquired by Soane with other items from John Flaxman’s collection in the 1830s.

If you have any further information about this object, please contact us: worksofart@soane.org.uk