Object Title

Backgate

Backgate

Date

1571-1599

Object Number

III.2701

Provenance

Tower arsenal. Accessioned from Middle Flint Tower, 1987.

Physical Description

Flanged at the waist. Roped inward turns. Roped ridges dipping to a central V at the neck. At the left shoulder is a contempory internal repair. Bright and patinated.

Inscriptions and Marks

None

Associations

Notes

Part of a corslet formerly on loan 28 to Manchester, with III.2702-6.