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Breastplate with Tassets and Arm Defenses

ca. 1520; left tasset, probably 19th or 20th century
breastplate with tassets (14.25.695c–e): Wt. 7 lb. 11 oz. (3.5 kg); arm defenses (14.25.695i–l, o–p): Wt. of each 6 lb. 13 oz. (3.1 kg)
Armor Parts
Credit Line:
Gift of William H. Riggs, 1913
Accession Number:
14.25.695c–e, i–l, o–p
Not on view
William H. Riggs, Paris (until 1913; his gift to MMA).
Philadelphia. Philadelphia Museum of Art. "Long term loan," 1941–1966.

West Point. West Point Museum, United States Military Academy. "Long term loan," 1968–1989.

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