Object Title

Pikeman's pot

Pikeman's pot

Date

1635

Object Number

IV.994

Provenance

Tower arsenal. On loan 12 to Edinburgh Castle.

Physical Description

The pot has thirty-four brass-capped lining rivets in the sunken border of the brim of which four are missing. The base of the skull is bordered by twenty brass-capped lining rivets of which four are missing. There is a plume holder.

Inscriptions and Marks

In the sunken border at the rear if the brim is a crowned A and an M.

Associations

Places England