Object Title

Backplate

Backplate

Date

1625

Object Number

III.2383

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. Fractured at the left shoulder. Covered with Aluminium paint.

Inscriptions and Marks

Stamped TOIRAS across the centre. Stamped inside the waist-flange with two columns of four horizontal lines each, followed by a triangular mark.

Associations

Places France