Object Title

Backplate

Backplate

Date

1625

Object Number

III.261

Provenance

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

Physical Description

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

Dimensions

Dimensions: height 412 mm, width at arms 368 mm Weight: 4 lb 4 oz

Inscriptions and Marks

Inside construction mark, 3 wedges and II at the angle of the flange.

Associations

Places France