Object Title

Backplate

Backplate

Date

1671-1699

Object Number

III.1582

Provenance

Transferred from the Rotunda Museum of Artillery, Woolwich, 1978.

Physical Description

Flanged at the waist. Plain edges bordered by pairs of rivet holes. At each shoulder is a fragment of leather strap. Rough and pitted. Painted black.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Height: 49.2 cm ( 19.4 in), Width: 35.0 cm ( 13.8 in) Weight: kg ( 11 lb 2 oz)

Inscriptions and Marks

painted in white paint 16/85

Associations

Places England

Bibliographic References

Rotunda Catalogue, 1873 p.137, MA 2178

Rotunda Catalogue, 1906 p.149, No 16/115

Rotunda Catalogue, 1963, Vol 2, p.58, No. 16/85