Object Title

Spanish morion

Spanish morion

Date

1575-1585

Object Number

IV.1358

Provenance

On Loan 180 th the Russell Coates Museum, Bournemouth, 1989.

Physical Description

The skull is of one piece construction, with an integral brim whose edge has a roped inward turn. The base of the skull is encircled by thirteen lining rivets, three of which retain brass rosette washers. It is decorated with panels of etched ornaments. The skull has some early riveted repairs.

Inscriptions and Marks

none.

Associations

Places Italy