Object Title

Front plate of a collar

Front plate of a collar

Date

1631-1670

Object Number

III.3982

Provenance

Bowyer Tower, AS 80 (1991)

Physical Description

Consist of a single plate which deepens to an obtuse point at the centre and has an upward flanged neck-opening. The main edges ha a plain inward turn accompanied on the lower edge by a sunken border. 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. Painted Black.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Height: 4.7 cm ( 1.8 in), Width: 27.5 cm ( 1.8 in) Weight: 0.3 kg ( 0 lb 10.75oz)

Inscriptions and Marks

There are at least twelve construction marks on the inside.

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