Object Title

Tasset

Tasset

Date

1570

Object Number

III.2471 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.

Physical Description

(no inventroy entry) Formed of seven lames. Each is decorated wioth a single incised line and has five indentations in its upper edge, arranged in groups of two, ane and two respectively. the bottom lame has a turned and roped lower edge, and is decorated with a pair of embossed volutes.

Inscriptions and Marks

none

Associations

Places Italy

Notes

Valued as a pair with III.2471 a