RICHARD DE VERE, 11TH EARL OF OXFORD, 1385-1417. DE VERE WAS ONE OF HENRY V’S COMMANDERS AT AGINCOURT AND WAS BURIED AT EARLS COLNE.
Realisation of Richard De Vere decorations on gauntlets and helmet with modifications under customer request.
Gauntlets: realisation of all the parts in wax adapted to the form. the thickness cannot be over 1 mm
after that, one time clean the wax and details everything is ready to cast
One time everything is ready and gold plates, is fixed definitively to the gauntlet.
Fixation and creation of gauntlets made by George Jolliot
This was the most difficult work because the wax model is one piece that i have to make thick not over 1 mm
a lot of work to find out the right match on helmet
After a lot of work of finition, then ready, the wax is cast in one time and after polishing and gold plating ready to be fixed