Object Title

Secret

Secret

Date

1700

Object Number

IV.211

Provenance

Acquired, 1853

Physical Description

Resembling a jockey's cap with an outer framework riveted to it with a flat peak. Nine slender, slightly curved steel bars are attached by hinges around the lower edge and brim. The skull piece is much damaged by corrosion and several of the bars are replaced.

Dimensions

Weight: 1.73 kg

Inscriptions and Marks

none

Associations

Places France

Bibliographic References

A.R. Dufty and W. Reid, European Armour in the Tower of London, 1968, plate CV.