Object Title

Pikeman's pot

Pikeman's pot

Date

1625-1635

Object Number

IV.1064

Provenance

Middle Flint Tower (1987)

Physical Description

With a two piece comb, joined in a medial comb, with a brim at the base. Thw main edges have inward turns, bordered by forty three lining rivets. Around the base of the skull is a double row of lining rivets, sixty-four in total, seperated by an embossed ridge. The skull is decorated in double incised lines with a sideways D-shape at either side, containing a double line paralled to the base of the D, with a chevron at the centre. At the rear right is a plume holder. At the right of the skull is a dent.

Inscriptions and Marks

Stamped at thr rear of the brim crowned IR

Associations

Places England