Object Title

Backplate

Backplate

Date

1625

Object Number

III.304

Provenance

Tower arsenal. Captured from the French at the siege of La Rochelle in 1627.

Physical Description

Found with large patches of concentric corrosion, 14 January 2003. Incised TOIRAS.

Dimensions

Dimensions: height 392 mm, width at arms 362 mm Weight: 4 lb 2 oz

Inscriptions and Marks

Inside construction mark 8 Is at the angle of the flange.

Associations

Places France