Object Title

Spanish morion

Spanish morion

Date

1580

Object Number

IV.57

Provenance

From Malta 1826

Physical Description

One-piece almond-shaped skull, ridged on either side, with 'pear-stalk' at apex and slightly upturned brim with narrow countersunk border and roped inward turn.The base of the skull is encircled with lining rivets. Etched with designs and scrolling foliage. Bright finish.

Materials

Dimensions

Weight: 1.53 kg

Inscriptions and Marks

none

Associations

Places Italy