Object Title

Upper scale from a shoulder strap

Upper scale from a shoulder strap

Date

1650

Object Number

III.3104

Provenance

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

Physical Description

The rear edge of the single scale is cut into two scallops beneath which are two rivet holes for the attachment to the missing leather strap. Both are now missing. The lower edge is straight. 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 35 mm (1 3/8 in.), width 30 mm (1 3/16 in.) Weight: 1 g

Inscriptions and Marks

None

Associations

Places England