Object Title

Secret

Secret

Date

1671-1699

Object Number

IV.1623

Provenance

Old Tower stock sent on loan 184 to S.Africa in 1920 and returned to Armouries on 15/7/91.

Physical Description

Made in one piece, it has a large circular hole at the apex. The lower edge has six scalloped projections, alternately long and short, each of which has three scallops at either side.
It is painted black overall.
The lower edge between two of the projections has a circular nick.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Max. Height: 9.2 cm (3.6 in), Diameter: 18.5 cm (7.3 in), Hole Diameter: 10.2 cm (4 in) Weight: 120 g (4.25 oz)

Inscriptions and Marks

On the inside, on the upper end of two adjacent projections, is painted in yellow paint: L65/888 and 3725(crossed through)A respectively.

Associations

Places England

Notes

L.184