Object Title

Spanish morion

Spanish morion

Date

1580

Object Number

IV.614

Provenance

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

Physical Description

One piece skull. almond-shaped skull with stalk. with residual stalk. Upturned brim. Roped turns and sunken border. Painted Black.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Height: cm ( in), Width: 19 cm ( in), Depth: 21.5 cm ( in) Weight: kg ( 3 lb 3 oz)

Inscriptions and Marks

Embossed at the left 16/107. Painted in white, 16/76.

Associations

Places Italy

Notes

Rotunda Catalogue ('Rotunda Catalogue', 1873 p.137 , MA 2170) ; ('Rotunda Catalogue', 1906, p.149, no.XVI-107); ('Rotunda Catalogue', 1963, Vol 2, p.57, no.XVI-76)