Object Title

Pikeman's pot

Pikeman's pot

Date

1640

Object Number

IV.975

Provenance

Loan 12 to Edinburgh Castle

Physical Description

The pot is made of two pieces. The brim has a sunken border containing sixteen lining rivets. The base of the skull is bordered with fourteen lining rivets. At the rear are two rivet-holes for the attachment of the missing plume-holder. At the rear of the brim is a hole for suspension.

Inscriptions and Marks

unknown

Associations

Places Netherlands