Object Title

Backplate

Backplate

Date

1625

Object Number

III.2401

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 doulble incised lines.

Inscriptions and Marks

Stamped TOIRAS across the centre. Struck inside the right side with a gropup of five trianglular marks, and to the right of them , with a vertical line. An indistinct mark possibly occurs at the neck.

Associations

Places France