Object Title

Pikeman's gorget

Pikeman's gorget

Date

1635

Object Number

III.3551

Provenance

Tower arsenal, accessioned on Huntington loan L77 1990.

Physical Description

Formed of two plates, the main edges with plain inward turns and recessed borders, joined by a rivet at the left and fastened by a stud and keyhole slot at the right. Struck with mark of quartered shield with cross in top left and bottom right and lion rampart in other quarters (?)

Dimensions

Dimensions: Width: 320 mm

Associations

Places England

Notes

contemporary repair to hinge