Object Title

Harquebusier's pot

Harquebusier's pot

Date

1645-1655

Object Number

IV.1133

Provenance

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

Physical Description

It has a two piece skull fitted with a neckguard and a pivoted peak with triple bar faceguard. The cheekpieces are missing. The skull is drilled with a hole at either side, and there is another (probably for the lining rivet) at the rear of the neckguard. The central and right bars of the faceguard have external, squarish washers, while the left bar has an internal round one

Inscriptions and Marks

None visible

Associations

Places England