Object Title

Secret

Secret

Date

1671-1699

Object Number

IV.1586

Provenance

Returned from Dover Castle loan, 1989.

Physical Description

Roughly hemispherical in form, with a slightly flattened top. It is made of an upper and a lower portion brazed around the crown, and also from the crown to the nape. The lower edge is bordered by lining-holes, above which, at the front, is pierced a horixontal slot. Painted black.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Height: 9.8 cm ( 3.9 in), Width:17.2 cm ( 6.8 in), Depth:19.9 cm ( 7.9 in) Weight: 0.55 kg ( 1 lb 3.25 oz)

Inscriptions and Marks

None

Associations

Places England