Object Title

Pikeman's pot

Pikeman's pot

Date

1635

Object Number

IV.983

Provenance

Tower arsenal. Loan 12 to Edinburgh Castle

Physical Description

The brim has a sunken border containing thirty-three brass-capped lining rivets of which three are missing, and one is replaced by a modern stell rivet. The base of the skull is bordered by nineteen brass-capped lining rivets of which one is missing. The plume-holder is missing.

Inscriptions and Marks

The pot is stamped with an M and a crowned A.

Associations

Places England