Object Title

Gorget

Gorget

Date

about 1620

Object Number

III.1623

Provenance

Transferred to the Tower from Farleigh-Hungerford Castle in 1979. Formerly Loan 22 taken into Guardianship with castle.

Physical Description

Composite two-piece with flanged upper edges to neck line. Front plate rounded bottom. Plain inward turns with sunken border. Riveted at the left and joined by key hole slot at the right.

Dimensions

Weight: kg ( 2 lb 2 oz)

Inscriptions and Marks

none visible.

Associations

Places England