Object Title

Backplate

Backplate

Date

1845-1865

Object Number

III.4043

Provenance

Old Tower Collection. Found Bowyer Tower Bay 3.

Physical Description

Retains a complete leather lining. The brrass border is detached. Bright with patches of corrosion.

Dimensions

Weight: 2.01 kg ( 4 lb 7 oz)

Inscriptions and Marks

Struck externally at the left of the waist with a No.2 over a crowned 8. Painted in white on the inside of the upper part is A.11. To the right, stencilled upside down in black C over 31. Below to the right C over 25 and below G2. To the left is to indistinct figures above LG above D above 5.

Associations

Places England