Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Defense for the Left Arm

Date:
ca. 1510–20
Geography:
probably Milan
Culture:
Italian, probably Milan
Medium:
Steel, leather
Dimensions:
H. 24 in. (61 cm)
Classification:
Armor Parts
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 2000
Accession Number:
2000.268
Not on view
Ex coll.: [Samuel L. Pratt, London]; Marquis of Breadalbane, Taymouth Castle, Perthshire, Scotland; [Peter Dale Ltd., London]; Ian Eaves, London.
Pyhrr, Stuart W., Donald J. La Rocca, and Morihiro Ogawa. Arms and Armor: Notable Acquisitions, 1991–2002. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2002. pp. 9–10, no. 2, ill.



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