Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Pair of Mitten Gauntlets

Armorer:
Valentin Siebenbürger (German, Nuremberg, ca. 1510–1564, master in 1531)
Date:
ca. 1535
Geography:
Nuremberg
Culture:
German, Nuremberg
Medium:
Steel, gold
Dimensions:
L. of each 11 1/2 in. (29.2 cm); W. of each 5 in. (12.7 cm)
Classification:
Armor Parts-Gauntlets
Credit Line:
Fletcher Fund, 1922
Accession Number:
22.145.1–.2
Not on view
Inscription: Helmet with 3 plumes, letters F S; double-headed eagle displayed. Mark of Valentin Siebenburger.

Marking: Stamped with the makers mark of Valentin Siebenbürger.
Lazar, Tomaž. "An Armour by Valentin Siebenbürger in the National Museum of Slovenia." The Journal of the Arms & Armour Society 21, no. 2 (2013).



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