Object Title

Pikeman's backplate

Pikeman's backplate

Date

1645-1655

Object Number

III.4018

Provenance

Old Tower Collection. Found Bowyer Tower AS 54. Returned from Loan L40 to the Cheshire Regiment, 9/6/83.

Physical Description

The edge is cracked at the right shoulder. Painted black.

Dimensions

Weight: 1.64 kg ( 3 lb 9.75 oz)

Inscriptions and Marks

None visible. Beneath the paint has been painted (?) a bend sinster on which is an acorn, two leaves, above the number 22.

Associations

Places England