Object Title

Backplate

Backplate

Date

1625

Object Number

III.394

Provenance

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

Physical Description

Incised TOIRAS. The edges are pierced to recieve a lining. The holes for the shoulder strap rivets were marked then repositioned.

Dimensions

Dimensions: height 410 mm, width at arms 354 mm Weight: 4 lb 2 oz

Associations

Places France