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Shield Depicting the Conversion of Saint Paul

Date:
ca. 1570
Geography:
Milan
Culture:
Italian, Milan
Medium:
Steel, gold, silver
Dimensions:
Diam. 22 1/8 in. (56.2 cm); D. at center, 2 1/4 in. (5.7 cm); Wt. 8 lb. 4 oz. (3742.1 g)
Classification:
Shields
Credit Line:
Gift of Henry Walters, 1925
Accession Number:
25.163.1
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 374
The scene is probably copied from a Roman engraving of 1567 by Mario Cataro.
Ex. coll.: Pierre Moszynski, Kraków, Poland.
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