Object Title

Shield

Shield

Date

1700-1799

Object Number

V.33

Provenance

Lanthorn Tower, Room six.

Physical Description

Of circular, very slightly convex form, Contructed of steel, the edge havs a plain outward turn. There are two pairs of holes for the rivets securing a central grip, now missing. There are no lining-strap rivets and if a lining existed it was fastened to the inner side with glue. Seen with a large and several smaller patches of concentric corrosion, May, 2003

Dimensions

Dimensions: diameter 603 mm Weight: 2.72 kg

Inscriptions and Marks

none

Associations

Places Europe