Object Title

Backplate

Backplate

Date

1625

Object Number

III.237

Provenance

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

Physical Description

Incised TOIRAS

Dimensions

Dimensions: height 430 mm, width at arms 355 mm Weight: 4 lb 3 oz

Inscriptions and Marks

Inside construction mark 15 wedges at the right shoulder.

Associations

Places France

Notes

Pair to III.209, which has the same construction mark.