Object Title

Backplate

Backplate

Date

1500-1599

Object Number

III.2423

Provenance

Old Tower Collection. Middle Flint Tower (1987)

Physical Description

Of considerable weight, with turned and roped edges at the neck, arm-holes and waist-flange.

Inscriptions and Marks

none

Associations

Places Europe

Notes

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