Object Title

Spanish morion

Spanish morion

Date

1570

Object Number

IV.1027

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 a roped inward turn and a sunken border. The lower edge of the skull is bordered by fourteen holes for lining rivets, in which six rivets survive. The rear point of the brim is damaged.

Inscriptions and Marks

Painted inside in white 73

Associations

Places Italy