Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Bretelles

Date:
ca. 1800
Culture:
French or Italian
Medium:
Textile, steel, gold
Classification:
Armor Parts-Cuirasses
Credit Line:
Gift of William H. Riggs, 1913
Accession Number:
14.25.869a, b
Not on view
William H. Riggs, Paris (until 1913; his gift to MMA).
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