Object Title

Right pauldron and upper cannon (incomplete)

Right pauldron and upper cannon (incomplete)

Date

1575-1585

Object Number

III.3764

Provenance

Old Tower Collection. Bowyer 1991.

Physical Description

Composed of three lames and turner and upper cannon. Roped inward turns with recessed border. The recessed border expands into addorsed volutes on the first lame. Each subsidiary edge is scalloped and bordered by double-incised lines.


The upper cannon is decorated internally with etched designs consisting of an indistinct motif enclosed by three circles the outer bordered by a series of cusps with a small circle at the point below whcih is a transverse line. The lower inside edge of the upper cannon is bordered, internally, by two pairs of incised lines, the outermost of which occumpainied by a series of cusps with a small circle at the point below which is a transverse line. Rough from the hammer and russet.

Dimensions

Weight: 1.01 kg ( 2 lb 3.75 oz)

Inscriptions and Marks

none visible.

Associations

Places Italy