Object Title

Plackart

Plackart

Date

1630

Object Number

III.4759

Provenance

First registered 25 June 2004 following return from loan to the Australian War Memorial [museum] (reg. no. 5548.001), being the remains of one of the Loans to the Dominions, sent out in 1921. Tower arsenal.

Physical Description

It has a low neck, a medial ridge and a narrow flange at the waist. The main edges are plain, bordered by single incised lines. At either side of the chest is a slot and rivet hole for a stud and swivel hook. At either side of the flange is a cut-out to clear a tasset hasp. The exterior is painted black.

Materials

Dimensions

Dimensions: height 400 mm, width 348 mm Weight: 3020 g

Inscriptions and Marks

None.

Associations

Places Flanders