Object Title

Backplate

Backplate

Date

1650

Object Number

III.1801

Physical Description

Shaped slightly to the neck, and with a level flanged waist; the neck, arm and waist edges are inwardly turned. The shoulders are pierced each with four rivet holes for the attachment of shoulder straps, and the waist with two rivet holes low at either side for the attachment of waist straps. The backplate is painted black, and is pierced with a hole at the neck.


The lower left side is buckled, and a portion has been broken away from the left armpit. There is a crack low at the right.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Height: 38.8 cm (15.3 in), Width 39 cm (15.4 in) Weight: 5 lb

Associations

Places England