Object Title

Backplate

Backplate

Date

1800

Object Number

III.2827

Provenance

Bowyer Tower AS 16 (1988)

Physical Description

It has a high, narrow neck, minimally shaped to the back and shoulders and has no flane at the waist. The neck and arm-openings have plain, inward turns bordered by double incised lines. Three pairs of incised lines raddiate from the waist to the neck and each of the arm-openings. At the top of each shoulder is pierced a pair of rivet-holes for the shoulder-straps. Half way up the right side is a proof mark. The corner of each shoulder has been bent up. Painted black.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Height: 38.7 cm ( 15.25 in), Width: 35.4 cm ( 13.9 in) Weight: 4.3 kg ( 9 lb 6.25 oz)

Inscriptions and Marks

none.

Associations

Places France