ca. 1560 and later; restoration of decoration, 19th century
Wt. 29 lb. 5 oz. (13.3 kg); Wt. of helmet 4 lb. 9 oz. (2069.5 g)
Armor for Man-1/2 Armor
Gift of William H. Riggs, 1913
Not on view
Marking: Stamped on the inside of the right gauntlet: a pearled N; there are also marks of questionable authenticity: two marks of the Nuremberg guild, and the initials EF; on the inside of the cuff of the left gauntlet: N.
William H. Riggs, Paris (until 1913; his gift to MMA).
Artist: Made under the direction of Jacob Halder (British, master armorer at the royal workshops at Greenwich, documented in England 1558–1608)Date: 1586Medium: Steel, gold, leather, textileAccession: 32.130.6a–yOn view in:Gallery 371