Object Title

Harquebusier's pot

Harquebusier's pot

Date

1650

Object Number

IV.838

Provenance

Tower arsenal. From the Vaults, 1983.

Physical Description

Two piece skull riveted together. One piece neckguard embossed to simulate three lames. Pivoted faceguard pierced for triple-bar faceguard. Missing cheekpieces. It has the mark of a test bullet. Painted black.

Dimensions

Weight: kg ( 7 lb 7 oz)

Inscriptions and Marks

Crowned IR for the Arsenal of James II, and TD for the maker.

Associations

Places England