Object Title

Backplate

Backplate

Date

1620

Object Number

III.1802

Physical Description

With a broad flange, the waist dipping slightly at the centre. The neck, arm and waist edges are inwardly turned. At either shoulder is a group of four rivet holes for the attachment of shoulder straps, and low at the waist on either side are rivets formerly holding waist straps. There are rivet holes below either arm, and on the flange, and two at the centre of the neck. The backplate is painted black.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Height: 35.4 cm (13.9 in), Width: 35.1 cm (13.8 in) Weight: 5 lb

Associations

Places England