Object Title

Helmet strap

Helmet strap

Date

1801-1830

Object Number

IV.1747

Provenance

Old Tower Collection. Found Bowyer Tower.

Physical Description

Consists of seven brass scales of equal size overlapping downwards, decorated with three scallops at the lower edge imitating feathers. The scales are sewn to a leather strap by three holes at the top of each scale. The seventh scale has a hole pierced though its centre which has a piece of wire twisted through it.

Inscriptions and Marks

None visible.

Associations

Places England