Object Title

Backplate

Backplate

Date

1625-1635

Object Number

III.1262

Provenance

Purchased 1950. From the Armoury of the Earls of Pembroke.

Physical Description

The edges have outward turns bordered by an engraved line. The flange at the wasit carries a detachable culet of four lames secured in place by means of a stud and key-hole slot and a pieced stud and pivot hook.

Dimensions

Weight: Backplate: kg ( 5 lb 1 oz), Culet: kg ( 3 lb 2 oz)

Inscriptions and Marks

none visible

Associations

Places Netherlands

Notes

The culet described in the typescript is no longer attached, and was almost certainly renumbnered as III.2643.