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The 8th Lord Howard de Walden

Folding Skull Cap

Period:
17th Century
Description:
Skull caps were worn over the crown of a felt cap to protect the head in action.  This sophisticated folding version is likely to have belonged to an officer.
Place of Production:
Germany
Materials/Media:
steel
Dimensions:
d 190mm
Source:
Dean Castle
Accession number:
MA/A53
Digital Number:
EAAM016n
Copyright:
East Ayrshire Council