Object Title

Backplate

Backplate

Date

1625

Object Number

III.2419

Provenance

Middle Flint Tower (1987). Captured from a French ship a the time of the seige of La Rochelle in 1627.

Physical Description

(No inventory entry) Decorated with double incised lines.

Inscriptions and Marks

Struck inside the right side wht a group of ninteen triangular marks, and, to the right of them, two vertical lines.

Associations

Places France

Notes

A piece of wire, probably for attaching an inventory disc, was found in the backplate in 1987, in suggesting that it had formerly been assigned another number which is not now identifiable.