Object Title

Palstave

Palstave

Object Number

VIII.248

Provenance

County Mayo (Dillon 1910).

Physical Description

With one side loop. Loop has very small hole.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Length: 126 mm, width: 47 mm (max) Weight: 248 g

Inscriptions and Marks

CX2 / 358.

Associations

Places Ireland

Bibliographic References

Dillon (1910) Illustrated Guide to the Armouries, 88 (I.108)

Notes

Transfered to the British Museum in 1914, British Museum transfer number TR.108. Returned to the Royal Armouries 1988. 1890-1914 Armouries number I.108. Although Hewitt records this as Irish, its numbering and form suggest that it may have come from the Bramfield hoard, from Suffolk.