Object Title

Harquebusier's backplate

Harquebusier's backplate

Date

1670

Object Number

II.303

Provenance

Tower arsenal.

Physical Description

It has a raised neck, and this and the arms and flange have inward turns, the arms bordered by single incised lines. There are three holes at the left shoulder and four at the right for shoulder straps.

Inscriptions and Marks

Stamped fleur-de-lis over RK and crowned IR at the neck, and incised inside XXXX.

Associations

Places England