Object Title

Backplate

Backplate

Date

1640

Object Number

III.2819

Provenance

Bowyer Tower AF 15 (1988)

Physical Description

It is shaped to the shoulders, has quite a narrow neck and a narrow flange at the waist. To the flange is attached a culet lame. The main edges have plain inward turns bordered at the neck and arms with single incised lines, with a V at the centre of the neck and a line running down the spine. At each shoulder is a pair of rivet hole for the attachment of the shoulder straps.


The outside is file-hatched, vertically on the upper half and horizontally on the lower half and culet.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Height: 9.8 cm ( 15.7 in), Width: 33.0 cm ( 13.0 in) Weight: 1.475 kg ( 3 lb 4 oz)

Inscriptions and Marks

none.

Associations

Places Netherlands