Object Title

Front plate of a collar

Front plate of a collar

Date

1631-1670

Object Number

III.3994

Provenance

Bowyer Tower, AS 80 (1991)

Physical Description

Consist of a single plate which deepens to a rounded profile at the centre and has an upward flanged neck-opening. The lower edges has a plain partial turn. It has a keyhole stot on the right which would have engaged a mushroom-headed stud on the rear plate, and a rivet-hole to attach it on the left side. At either side and centre are a pair of flattened rivets for the articulation of the missing neck lame; those at either side have a corresponding domed brass rivet on the flange. Black.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Height: 5.3 cm ( 2.1 in), Width: 27.4 cm ( 10.75 in) Weight: 0.2 kg ( 0 lb 7 oz)

Inscriptions and Marks

None.

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