Object Title

Backplate

Backplate

Date

1580

Object Number

III.2771

Provenance

Bowyer Tower AS 12 (1988)

Physical Description

Shaped to the shoulder. Slightly shaped to the spine, with a very narrow flange at the waist. Roped inward turns. Roped ridges terminating in adorsed volutes. Single incised line down centre of back. Blued.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Height: 369 mm (14.5 in), Width: 365 mm (14.4 in) Weight: 1.68 kg ( 3 lb 11.75 oz)

Inscriptions and Marks

None

Associations

Notes

Formerly painted black, removed by conservation in February 1991.