Object Title

Spanish morion

Spanish morion

Date

1580

Object Number

IV.611

Provenance

Transferred from the Rotunda Museum of Artillery, Woolwich, 1979.

Physical Description

One piece almond -shaped skull with stalk. Narrow upturned brim at front and rear. File roped edges with recessed border. Painted Black.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Height: cm ( in), Width: 18 cm ( in), Depth: 20.5 cm ( in) Weight: kg ( 3 lb 4 oz)

Inscriptions and Marks

Embossed on the skull 16/30 and painted in white paint, 16/15. Painted inside in white paint, G11.

Associations

Places Italy

Bibliographic References

Rotunda Catalogue (Rotunda Catalogue, 1873 p.136 one of a group of sixteen MA 2094-2109 ; (Rotunda Catalogue, 1906,p.148, no.XVI-30); (Rotunda Catalogue, 1963, 0ol 2,p.57, no.XVI-15)