Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Inner Pommel Plate

Date:
dated 1546
Culture:
Italian (Milan or Brescia)
Medium:
Steel
Dimensions:
L. 8 in. (20.3 cm); W. 2 in. (5.1 cm); Wt. 2 oz. (65 g)
Classification:
Equestrian Equipment-Saddles
Credit Line:
Bashford Dean Memorial Collection, Funds from various donors, 1929
Accession Number:
29.158.390
Not on view
Ex. Coll.: Bashford Dean, New York
Eaves, Ian. "Two Early Examples of Armour of Proof in the Collections of the Metropolitan Museum of Art." In The Armorer's Art: Essays in Honor of Stuart Pyhrr. Woonsocket, Rhode Island: Andrew Mowbray Inc. – Publishers, 2014. p. 41 (footnote 52).

Nickel, Helmut, William Reid, Ian Eaves, Mario Scalini, Claude Gaier, Álvaro Soler Del Campo, Jean-Pierre Reverseau, Jan Piet Pyupe, Donald J. La Rocca, Jeffrey Forgeng, Jonathan Tavares, Dirk H. Breiding, Pierre Terjanian, and Mr. Ronald S. Lauder. The Armorer's Art: Essays in Honor of Stuart Pyhrr, edited by Donald J. La Rocca. Woonsocket, Rhode Island: Andrew Mowbray Inc. – Publishers, 2014. pp. 41 (footnote 52), 130–131, fig. 20 (color).

Tavares, Jonathan. "Elements of an Augsburg Armor Garniture for a Spanish Client." In The Armorer's Art: Essays in Honor of Stuart Pyhrr. Woonsocket, Rhode Island: Andrew Mowbray Inc. – Publishers, 2014. pp. 130–131, fig. 20.



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