Object Title

Backplate

Backplate

Date

1831-1870

Object Number

III.1009

Provenance

Old Tower Collection.

Physical Description

The edges are bordered with pairs of small holes for attaching a leather edging, now missing, beyond are a row of lining rivets with large brass rivets.

Dimensions

Weight: kg ( 4 lb 1 oz)

Inscriptions and Marks

Stamped at the left side of the neck B/37

Associations

Places England

Notes

According to 'Additions to the Armouries after 1916'III.962-1022 are sixty breast and backplates (Life Guards).