Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Elements of a Half Armor

Date:
16th century and later
Geography:
Nuremberg
Culture:
German, Nuremberg
Medium:
Steel
Dimensions:
Wt. 31 lb. 14 oz. (14.46 kg); Wt. of helmet 5 lb. 5 oz. (2409.7 g)
Classification:
Armor for Man-1/2 Armor
Credit Line:
Gift of Prince Albrecht Radziwill, 1927
Accession Number:
27.183.93
Not on view
Marking: Stamped on the helmet, shoulders, breastplate, backplate, right gauntlet, and thigh defenses: the Nuremberg mark, and an armorer's mark consisting of a Rampant Lion within a shield.
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