"Decorated with engraved band showing trophies of arms. On upper part of the backplate is a standing knight in costume. Backplate is damaged. Borders on each esselle are cut off.
Provenance: Purchased by William Randolph Hearst from Arnold Seligmann, Rey & Co., Inc., April 24, 1924 for $429.51; sold to Gimbel Bros., Inc., February 30, 1943 for $95."
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Long Island University, Brookville, NY, http://liu.edu Photograph, William Randolph Hearst Archive, S/B lot 625, art. #454, Album 9, p. 13