Object Title

Pikeman's pot

Pikeman's pot

Date

1640

Object Number

IV.870

Provenance

On loan to the Royal Military Academy, Sandhurst. Loan 154. Displayed in the Grand Enterance, Old College.

Physical Description

Two piece skull joined in low comb, sunken border. Skull dented on the left.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall Height: 20.0 cm ( 7.9 in), Overall Width: 27.2 cm ( 10.7 in), Overall Depth: 35.5 cm ( 14 in), Skull Width: 17.0 cm ( 6.7 in), Skull Depth: 23.0 cm ( 9 in) Weight: kg ( 2 lb 0 oz)

Inscriptions and Marks

At the left of the brim is the residue of a stamped crowned IR. Inside is painted 78-436.

Associations

Places Netherlands