Object Title

Chape

Chape

Date

1850-1950

Object Number

IX.5430

Provenance

Found in Leeds Store 3, 20/06/1997, with material brought from Tower, probably from Brick Tower.

Physical Description

Copper alloy chape of oval section and tapering profile with straight end. Outside of upper edge is cusped. Ferrous metal staple for attachment to scabbard through inside upper edge.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Length: 104 mm (4.1 in), width at top: 32 mm (1.25 in) Weight: 35 gm (1 oz)

Associations

Places Britain