Object Title

Spanish morion

Spanish morion

Date

1580

Object Number

IV.619

Provenance

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

Physical Description

One piece skull Almond-shaped skull with stalk. Slightly down turned brim. Roped inward turn with sunken border. Painted Black.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Height: cm ( in), Width: 19 cm ( in), Depth: 21.5 cm ( in) Weight: kg ( 2 lb 11 oz)

Inscriptions and Marks

Stamped MA 2107. Embosed on the skull 16/43. Painted in white 16/28.

Associations

Places Italy

Notes

Rotunda Catalogue ('Rotunda Catalogue', 1873 p.136 MA.2107); ('Rotunda Catalogue', 1906, p.148, no.XVI-43); ('Rotunda Catalogue', 1963, Vol 2,p.57, no.XVI-28)