Object Title

Tasset

Tasset

Date

1571-1599

Object Number

III.2705

Provenance

Tower arsenal. Accessioned from Middle Flint Tower (1987).

Physical Description

Made of one plate embossed with nine simulated lames. The main edges have plain inward turns and are bordered by twelve lining rivets. The subsidiary edges are bordered on either side by double incised lines. There are two rows of seven decorative rivets, and three buckles at the top.

Inscriptions and Marks

None

Notes

Part of a corselet formerly on loan 28 to Manchester, with III.2701-6.