Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Front Plate of a Gorget

Date:
last quarter of 16th century–early 17th century
Geography:
Nuremberg
Culture:
German, Nuremberg
Medium:
Steel, gold
Dimensions:
H. 5 1/2 in. (14 cm); W. 12 in. (30.5 cm)
Classifications:
Armor Parts-Colletins, Parts
Credit Line:
Bashford Dean Memorial Collection, Funds from various donors, 1929
Accession Number:
29.158.314
Not on view
Inscription: on one side of median etched band stamped eagle in shield (Nuremberg); on right side shield enclosing initials M S I (armorer's mark)
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