Object Title

Backplate

Backplate

Date

1571-1599

Object Number

III.1610

Provenance

Returned from loan to the Maison Dieu, Dover (loan no.1), 23 04 1980.

Physical Description

Shaped to the shoulder. Flanged at the waist with separate fauld lame with a medial cusp. Roped inward turns with sunken borders. Sunken border at the neck expanding to embossed volutes. Single incised line down centre of back. Bright.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Height: 43.2 cm ( 17.0 in), Width: 33.0 cm ( 13.0 in)

Inscriptions and Marks

None visible

Associations

Places Italy