Object Title

Right tasset and poleyn

Right tasset and poleyn

Date

1601-1630

Object Number

III.2658

Provenance

Middle Flint Tower (1987)

Physical Description

Composed of twelve lames, the poleyn of a main plate with a heart-shaped wing, with two lames above and below. The main edges have inward turns, with sunken borders on thepoleyn, and bordered by six rivets on the lowest lame. The subsidiary edges are bordered by single incised lines. The deep lower plate of the tasset has two rivets.Painted black with gold painted borders adnf rivets.

Inscriptions and Marks

Struck inside lame I with twelve wedge-shaped punch marks.

Associations

Places Europe