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Armor

Armorer:
Gorget plate of the helmet possibly marked by Hans Michel (German, Nuremberg 1539–1599)
Date:
16th century and later
Culture:
German
Medium:
Steel, brass, leather
Dimensions:
Wt. 41 lb. 9 oz. (18.85 kg); Wt. of helmet 10 lb. 8 oz. (4.75 kg)
Classification:
Armor for Man
Credit Line:
Gift of William H. Riggs, 1913
Accession Number:
14.25.702
Not on view
Marking: Stamped on the gorget plate of the helmet: the Nuremberg arms mark; and a maker's mark consisting of the initials HM above an angel's head.
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