Object Title

Backplate

Backplate

Date

1807

Object Number

III.1860

Provenance

Accessioned on loan 154 to the Royal Military Academy, May 1985. Displayed in the cadets' dining hall with ix.2690-1.

Physical Description

Slightly shaped to the spine. There are inward turns at the neck, arm openings, sides and lower edges, which is slightly flared. The neck is low and round. The back has brass rivets round its edges as follows: five round the arms, three at either side, seven at the lower edge and five at the neck. The side straps were each help by two rivets and the shoulders by four. No rivets are missing.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Height 400 mm (15.75 in.), width 340 mm (13.4 in.). Weight: 1 lb 0 oz

Inscriptions and Marks

None

Associations

Places France