Object Title

Helmet strap

Helmet strap

Date

1801-1830

Object Number

IV.1742

Provenance

Old Tower Collection. Found Bowyer Tower.

Physical Description

Originally consisted of twelve brass scales of equal size overlapping downwards. Of which three survive decorated with four scallops at the lower edge imitating feathers. The scales are sewn to a leather strap by four holes at the top of each scale.

Inscriptions and Marks

None visible.

Associations

Places England