Object Title

Spanish morion

Spanish morion

Date

1575-1585

Object Number

IV.959

Provenance

Middle Flint Tower (1987)

Physical Description

The skull is etched with ten vertical bands of trophies if arms and armour, and the brim with foliate scrolls. Eighteen brass rivets around base of skull.

Inscriptions and Marks

Painted inside, in white, with the numbers '3=5' and 'I (over) 28'

Associations

Places Italy

Notes

The helmet may previously have been assigned another number which is now not identifiable.