Object Title

Backplate

Backplate

Date

1625

Object Number

III.2390

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. Covered with aluminium paint.

Inscriptions and Marks

Struck inside the right side with three large, but indistinct, marks. Struck above them with a series of twelve triangular marks and a vertical line. Faintly inscribed inside, in chalk, A/RII (?), RIGHT WALL (?), 2ND FROM DOOR.

Associations

Places France