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Buffe

Date:
16th century
Culture:
German
Medium:
Steel
Dimensions:
H. 9 in. (22.9 cm); W. 12 1/2 in. (31.8 cm)
Classification:
Armor Parts-Buffes
Credit Line:
Gift of Prince Albrecht Radziwill, 1927
Accession Number:
27.183.80
Not on view
Marking: Stamped on the gorget (neck defense): the Augsburg fir cone mark.
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