Object Title

Gorget front plate

Gorget front plate

Date

1620

Object Number

III.1685

Provenance

Transferred to the Tower from Farleigh-Hungerford Castle in 1979. Formerly Loan 22 taken into Guardianship with castle. F.H.C. No.105

Physical Description

Front piece with upstanding flanged edge at neckline. lower edge drawn to a point over the chest, now broken away. Plain inward turn bordered by three lining rivets. Painted black and severly pitted from oxidation.

Dimensions

Weight: kg ( lb 5 oz)

Inscriptions and Marks

none visible.

Associations

Places England

Notes

October 1980. Recieved back from Ancient Monuments Laboratory. AM No.749503