Dress helmet ornament (fragment)

Object Number: 
INV.11369
Date: 
1880-1900
Medium: 
Brass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 x 3 1/4 x 3 1/4 in. ( 2.5 x 8.3 x 8.3 cm )
Description: 
Brass base plate for dress helmet ornament; domed, octagonal form with incurving sides, molded with oak leaf and acorn pattern; circular hole in center top, with four small elliptical piercings surrounding.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group