Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Brigandine

Date:
ca. 1475 to 1525
Culture:
Burgundian (?)
Medium:
Tinned steel, silk, brass, linen
Dimensions:
H 21 1/2 in. (54.6 cm); W 29 1/5 in. (74.9 cm)
Classification:
Brigandines
Credit Line:
Gift of George D. Pratt, 1925
Accession Number:
25.188.8
Not on view
Ex coll.: Franz Freiherr von Lipperheide; Henry G. Keasbey
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