Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Shaffron (Horse's Head Defense)

Date:
ca. 1545
Geography:
Augsburg
Culture:
German, Augsburg
Medium:
Steel, brass, leather
Dimensions:
H. 21 1/2 in. (54.6 cm); W. 11 in. (28 cm); D. 8 in. (20.3 cm); Wt. 3 lb. 2 oz. (1430 g)
Classification:
Equestrian Equipment-Shaffrons
Credit Line:
Bashford Dean Memorial Collection, Funds from various donors, 1929
Accession Number:
29.158.607
Not on view
Ex.-coll.: Bashford Dean, New York.
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