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Half Armor

Date:
ca. 1500 and 19th century
Culture:
German
Medium:
Steel, leather
Dimensions:
Wt. approx. 44 lb. 10 oz. (20.25 kg); Wt. of helmet approx. 7 lb. 4 oz. (3300 g)
Classification:
Armor for Man-1/2 Armor
Credit Line:
Gift of William H. Riggs, 1913
Accession Number:
14.25.701
Not on view
Marking: Stamped on the breastplate with what appears to be a spurious mark: a bifurcated cross with a dot in the base of the center arm.
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