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Shield

Date:
ca. 1500
Culture:
British
Medium:
Iron, pigskin, brass, wood, fiber (flax), linen
Dimensions:
Diam. 14 1/4 in. (36.2 cm); Wt. 5 lb. (2.27 kg)
Classification:
Shields
Credit Line:
Gift of Alberta M. Welch, in memory of Alexander McMillan Welch, 1945
Accession Number:
45.160.1
Not on view
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Dean, Bashford. The Collection of Arms and Armor of Rutherford Stuyvesant, 1843–1909. New York: privately printed, 1914. no. 42.

Robiquet, Jacques. Catalogue des armes & armures de souverains français & étrangers. Paris: Frazier-Soye, 1916. p. 75, no. 55, pl. XIX.

Laking, Guy Francis, Charles Alexander Cosson, and Francis Henry Cripps-Day. A Record of European Armour and Arms through Seven Centuries. Vol. 2. London: G. Bell and Sons, 1920. p. 345, fig. 616.

Christie, Manson & Woods. Catalogue of a Collection of Arms and Armour: The Property of Sir Achibald Lamb. London: Christie, Manson & Woods, May 15, 1922. p. 3, lot no. 2.

Grancsay, Stephen V., Thomas T. Hopes, George C. Stone, and Fred G. Blakeslee. [Boxed Set Containing "Brief Essays on Armor and Arms," Nos. 1–4 and a Series of 17 Pamphlets of Photographs of Arms and Armor in Members' Collections, Nos. 1–85]. New York: Armor and Arms Club, 1925. Photograph nos 51-55.

Burke, Sir Henry Farnham, Prince Stanisław Albrecht Radziwiłł, Thomas E. Waggaman, Eugen, Archduke, Sir Guy Francis Laking, Charles A. de Cosson, Earl of Loudoun, and Seki Yasunosuke. Collection Sale. London: Christie, Manson & Woods, May 5 1931. no. 66.

Grancsay, Stephen V. Loan Exhibition of European Arms and Armor: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, August 3 to September 27, 1931. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1931. cat. no. 104.

Blair, Claude, and Ifor Edwards. "Welsh Bucklers." The Antiquaries Journal 62 (1982). pp. 74-115.

Lavin, James D. Arms & armor of 17th-century Virginia: [exhibition, Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation, May 1-Oct. 31, 2000]. Jamestown, 2000.



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