Object Title

Pot

Pot

Date

1630

Object Number

IV.1074

Provenance

Middle Flint Tower (1987)

Physical Description

The skull is of two-piece construction, with a comb and a peak. The neckguard is of one plate, embossed to simulate five lames. Cheekpieces are still attached. The peak is fitted for a single nasal bar. The main edges have inward turns with sunken borders, with fourteen rivets around the base of the skull, and seventeen around the neckguard, of which two attach the neckguard to the skull. The neckguard is decorated with three rows of rivets, each row with a pair at the base and five above.

Inscriptions and Marks

Incised inside the peak, at the left, and neckguard, XII; painted in pink 604.

Associations

Places Netherlands