Object Title

Gorget

Gorget

Date

1600

Object Number

III.2711

Provenance

Possibly Old Tower Collection. Middle Flint Tower (1987)

Physical Description

Comprises a main plate with two lames above at the front and rear. The upper lame are hinged at the left and fastened by a sprung-stud at the right. The rear upper plate is pierced by eight rivet holes, the front seven, probably for a lining. The main plates are joined by a keyhole slot a the left, apparently. Painted metallic grey.

Inscriptions and Marks

Inside in chalk I.

Associations

Places Germany

Notes

Part of a composite armour III.2711-17.