Object Title

Upper scale from a shoulder strap

Upper scale from a shoulder strap

Date

1650

Object Number

III.3105

Provenance

Tower arsenal. Accessioned from Lanthorn Tower, Room 3 (1989).

Physical Description

The rear edge of the single scale is cut into two scallops. The lower edge is straight and is bordered by two rivet holes, from which both rivets are now missing for the attachment of a missing leather strap. Four or more scales are missing from the upper and lower edges, including that for the attachment to the backplate and the terminal plate for the attachment to the breastplate.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Length 34 mm (1 3/8 in.), width 31 mm (1 1/4 in.) Weight: 1 g

Inscriptions and Marks

None

Associations

Places England