Object Title

Tasset

Tasset

Date

1570

Object Number

III.2468 B

Provenance

Re-accessioned from Middle Flint Tower, 1987. Probably from one of the armours formerly on loan 7 to Dover Castle (II.53-62) from Malta, 1826. Mounted on II.47.

Physical Description

Formed of ten lames. The lowest has a roped turn at its bottom edge and is decorated with a pair of embossed volutes.

Inscriptions and Marks

none

Associations

Places Italy

Notes

Originally valued as apair and on instruction now valued individually