Object Title

Spanish morion

Spanish morion

Date

1580

Object Number

IV.610

Provenance

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

Physical Description

One piece almond-shaped skull with stalk. Slightly upturned brim. Painted Black.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Height: cm ( in), Width: 18 cm ( in), Depth: 20 cm ( in) Weight: 1.81 kg (4 lb)

Inscriptions and Marks

Stamped MA 2100. Embossed mark of 16/36. Painted in white, 16/21. Painted inside in white paint, F.20.

Associations

Places Italy

Bibliographic References

Rotunda Catalogue (Rotunda Catalogue, 1873 p.136, as a group MA 2094to 2109. ); (Rotunda Catalogue, 1906,p.148, no.XVI-34); (Rotunda Catalogue, 1963, p.57, no.XVI-21)