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Breastplate

Date:
dated 1580
Geography:
Augsburg
Culture:
German, Augsburg
Medium:
Steel
Dimensions:
H. 16 5/8 in. (43.3 cm); W. 14 5/8 in. (37.1 cm); D. 7 1/2 in. (19 cm); Wt. 12 lb. 1 oz. (5470 g)
Classification:
Armor Parts-Breastplates
Credit Line:
Bashford Dean Memorial Collection, Funds from various donors, 1929
Accession Number:
29.158.164
Not on view
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "The Gods of War: Sacred Imagery and the Decoration of Arms and Armor," December 10, 1996–December 1997, no. 53.

Rochester, N.Y. Memorial Art Gallery of the University of Rochester. "Renaissance Remix: Art & Imagination in 16th-century Europe," June 1, 2012–June 26, 2016 no catalog.

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