Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Elbow Gauntlet

Date:
ca. 1595
Geography:
probably Augsburg
Culture:
German, probably Augsburg
Medium:
Steel, gold, leather, copper alloy
Dimensions:
L. 24 in. (61 cm)
Classification:
Armor Parts-Gauntlets
Credit Line:
Gift of William H. Riggs, 1913
Accession Number:
14.25.907
Not on view
Inscription: (stamped on interior) letter N within pearled border
William H. Riggs, Paris (until 1913; his gift to MMA).
Grancsay, Stephen V. "Notes on Armor of the Greenwich School." Metropolitan Museum Studies 2, pt. 1 (1929). p. 98, fig. 23.



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