Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Peytral Plates

early 16th century
Possibly Flemish or German
Leather, gesso, metal
left: 24 1/2 x 18 3/8 in. (62.2 x 46.7 cm); Wt. 2 lb. (907 g); right: 25 3/8 x 15 3/4 in. (64.4 x 42.6 cm); Wt. 1 lb. 15 oz. (876 g)
Armor for Horse
Credit Line:
Gift of Henry G. Keasbey, 1926
Accession Number:
Not on view
Ex. Coll.: Baron Biche, Teruel, Spain; Georges Pauilhac, Paris.
Pyhrr, Stuart W., Donald J. LaRocca, and Dirk H. Breiding. The Armored Horse in Europe, 1480–1620. New York; New Haven, 2005. pp. 57–59, cat. no. 26, ill.

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