Object Title

Shoulder strap

Shoulder strap

Date

1600-1699

Object Number

III.3103

Provenance

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

Physical Description

It comprises three square scales, each attached by a single round-headed rivet with octagonal internal washers to a buff leather strap. The main edges of each scale are beveled. Two holes of indeterminate function pierce the lower exposed edge of the leather strap. One 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 102 mm (4.0 in.), width 28 mm (1 1/8 in.) Weight: 35 g (1 ? oz)

Inscriptions and Marks

None

Associations

Places Netherlands