Object Title

Pikeman's tasset

Pikeman's tasset

Date

1620

Object Number

III.3077

Provenance

Tower arsenal. On Loan 180 to the Russell Coates Museum, Bournemouth, 1989.

Physical Description

Made in one piece and embossed to simulate six lames. The main edges have plain inward turns with recessed borders containing brass rivets. At the top is a pair of hinged hasps for attachment to a breastplate.

Inscriptions and Marks

none

Associations

Places England

Notes

Associated with the breastplate III.3075, and possibly a pair with different hinges, to III.3076.