Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Breastplate

Date:
ca. 1555–60
Geography:
Landshut
Culture:
German, Landshut
Medium:
Steel, leather
Dimensions:
H. 18 3/8 in. (46.7 cm); W. 13 1/4 in. (33.7 cm); D. 7 3/4 in. (19.7 cm); Wt. 6 lb. 6 oz. (2892 g)
Classification:
Armor Parts-Breastplates
Credit Line:
Gift of Alan Rutherfurd Stuyvesant, 1953
Accession Number:
53.216.1
Not on view
Inscription: (at upper right of median band) stamp of Wolf of Landshut (opposite) guild mark
Spitzlberger, Georg. Landshuter Plattnerkunst, Ein überblick mit Katalog der Ausstellung, vom 14. Juni bis 20. Juli 1975, täglich 9–17 Uhr, im Deutschen Saal der Stadtresidenz. Landshut: K. Möginger, June 14–July 20, 1975. p. 83, pl. 46.



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