Object Title

Backplate

Backplate

Date

1580

Object Number

III.2774

Provenance

Bowyer Tower AS 12 (1988)

Physical Description

Shaped to the shoulder. Shaped to the spine. Flanged at the waist Roped inward turns. Sunken border at arm and neck expanding to embossed volutes. At the right shoulder is a plain iron buckle with a figure 8 loop, and at the left is a corresponding rivet hole. Russet.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Height: 385 mm (15.2 in), Width: 312 mm (12.2 in) Weight: 1.645 kg ( 3 lb 10 oz)

Inscriptions and Marks

None

Associations

Notes

Formerly painted black, removed by conservation in January 1991.