Object Title

Gorget

Gorget

Date

1600-1699

Object Number

III.2570

Provenance

Middle Flint tower (1987)

Physical Description

Formed of front and rear plate. Roped inward turns, recessed border and single incised line. The front plate is decorated down its medial ridge with four incised lines, and the rear plate wth three down the medial ridge and a pair of incised lines around is neck.

Inscriptions and Marks

Painted inside, in white, II.100.

Associations

Places Europe

Notes

The close helmet of II.100 was disposed of in 1974 according to H.R. Robinson's note in the IBE. The exact sale reference is not recorded, but it was probably included as part of a composite cuirassier sold Sotheby's 15 October 1974, lot 82.