Object Title

Secret

Secret

Date

1671-1699

Object Number

IV.1454

Provenance

Bowyer Tower, AS 86 (1989)

Physical Description

It is roughly hemispherical in form, with a slightly flattened top. It is made in one piece, with pairs of vertical slits at the front and at either side of the rear. The lower edge is pierced at the front with a horizontal, rectangular slot. Between and level with the tops of the slots at the right rear is a large circular hole, possibly for securing the upturned brim of the hat. Painted black.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Height:10.6 cm (4.2 in), Width:19.5 cm (7.7 in), Depth:22.5 cm ( 8.9 in) Weight: 0.43 kg ( 0 lb 15.25 oz)

Inscriptions and Marks

None visible.

Associations

Places England

Notes

Side slits.