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Pair of Gauntlets

Date:
early 17th century
Culture:
Spanish
Medium:
Steel
Dimensions:
L. 8 in. ( 20.32 cm); cuff W. 5 in. ( 12.7 cm)
Classification:
Armor Parts-Gauntlets
Credit Line:
Gift of William H. Riggs, 1913
Accession Number:
14.25.897a, b
Not on view
Ex coll.: Royal Armory, Madrid (?); Prince Peter Soltykoff, Paris
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