Live Auction

February 2024: Day One

Thu, Feb 15, 2024 11:00AM EST
Lot 2

Museum Replica Polished Steel & Iron Spanish Conquistador Suit of Armor, by Marto, H 72" W 34" Depth 18"

Estimate: $2,000 - $4,000

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The full-size Spanish suit of armor is a 16th century replica reproduction based on those belonging to Charles V (Carlos V) and Philip II. The armor is hand-etched in the Medieval style and includes a chest plate, arm greaves, leg greaves, helmet, and a long sword (L 46"). Presented on wood platform, measuring H 77.5" overall. Provenance: Property from a Private Collector, Marine City, Michigan


The suit has been used as a display feature. With minor spots of oxidation throughout the armor. Otherwise, no losses or notable demerits were observed. | Please note all lots show signs of wear commensurate with age and use, and the lack of a statement regarding condition does not imply the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from defects or the effects of aging. Unless otherwise stated, all information provided is the opinion of DuMouchelles' specialists. Should you have any specific questions regarding the condition of this lot, please use the “Request Condition Report” or “Ask a Question” buttons or email conditions@dumoart.com.
Property from a Private Collector, Marine City, Michigan