Object Title

Pikeman's pot

Pikeman's pot

Date

1635

Object Number

IV.815

Provenance

Tower arsenal. From the vaults Bay 4 Top row No. 6, 1985.

Physical Description

Two piece skull joined in low comb, recessed border. Skull and comb bordered by double incised line decoration. Plume holder attached. Cheekpieces missing. Bright heavily pitted.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall Height: 21.8 cm ( 8.58 in), Overall Width: 29.6 cm ( 11.65 in), Overall Depth: 43 cm ( 16.93 in), Skull Width: 19 cm ( 7.48 in), Skull Depth: 21.9 cm ( 1.14 in) Weight: 1.225 kg ( 2 lb 13.2 oz)

Inscriptions and Marks

Stamped ID and crowned A in the border on the left at the front.

Associations

Places England