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Backplate

Date:
ca. 1540–60
Culture:
probably German
Medium:
Steel, gold, leather
Dimensions:
H. 17 3/4 in. (45.1 cm); W. 12 1/2 in. (31.8 cm)
Classification:
Armor Parts-Backplates
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1904
Accession Number:
04.3.481
Not on view
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