Object Title

Spanish morion

Spanish morion

Date

1570

Object Number

IV.1018

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

With swept brim. The edge of the brim has a roped inward turn with a sunken border. the brim is etched with foliage and the skull with nude figures and animals. The medial ridge is damaged at the front and rear.

Inscriptions and Marks

none

Associations

Places Italy