Object Title

Front plate of a collar

Front plate of a collar

Date

1631-1670

Object Number

III.3983

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. The inward turn is broken off on the right side. Black.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Height: 5.9 cm ( 2.3 in), Width: 30.0 cm ( 11.8 in) Weight: 0.53 kg ( 1 lb 2.5 oz)

Inscriptions and Marks

Six construction marks on the inside.

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