Object Title

Harquebusier's pot

Harquebusier's pot

Date

1650

Object Number

IV.1132

Provenance

Tower arsenal. Returned from loan 13 to Dartmouth Castle, 23 September 1988

Physical Description

It has a two piece skull with a low comb, fitted with a neckguard and a pivoted peak with a triple barred faceguard. The cheekpieces are missing. The comb and base of the skull are bordered by single incised lines. A suspension hole is pierced through the top of the comb.

Inscriptions and Marks

Struck on the peak RR for the maker.

Associations

Places England