Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Three-Quarter Armor

Date:
ca. 1545 and later; helmet, ca. 1550
Geography:
Venice
Culture:
Italian, Venice; helmet, probably French
Medium:
Steel, leather
Dimensions:
Wt. 39 lb 10 oz. (17.97 kg); Wt. of helmet 8 lb. 12 oz. (3968.9 g)
Classification:
Armor for Man-3/4 Armor
Credit Line:
Gift of William H. Riggs, 1913
Accession Number:
14.25.693a–n
Not on view
William H. Riggs, Paris (until 1913; his gift to MMA).
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