Object Title

Spanish morion

Spanish morion

Date

1570

Object Number

IV.1017

Provenance

Accessioned or re-accessioned from Middle Flint Tower, 1987. Probably from one of the armours formerly on loan 7 to Dover Castle (II.53-62), from Malta, 1826.

Physical Description

The edge of the brim has an inward turn and sunken border. The lower edge of the skull is bordered by fifteen holes for the lining rivets. The right side of the brim is detached from the skull.

Inscriptions and Marks

none

Associations

Places Italy