Object Title

Backplate

Backplate

Date

about 1510

Object Number

III.407

Provenance

Old Tower Collection.

Physical Description

The neck opening is broad and shallow. Sunken border at arm and neck. Embossed with a spray of thirteen flutes in the centre of the back. A plate is riveted at either side at the waist. Bright.

Dimensions

Weight: kg ( 3 lb 5 oz)

Inscriptions and Marks

Stamped at the neck with two marks. (Punchirello?)

Associations

Places Germany

Notes

This appears to be the back for the breastplate III.75.


The 'Punchinello' head mark also occurs on a piece in the Porte de Hal.