Object Title

Right tasset

Right tasset

Date

1570

Object Number

III.2634

Provenance

From Malta, 1826, re-accessioned from Middle Flint Tower (1987). Probably from one of the armours formerly on loan 7 to Dover Castle, III.53-65, including III.2628-35.

Physical Description

Composed of six lames. The main edges have roped inward turns with raised borders. On the lowest lame are three rivets at the right, two at the centre and one at the left. Down the centre runs a raised band.

Inscriptions and Marks

Marked inside in chalk numbered 4.

Associations

Places Italy