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Brigandine

Date:
ca. 1470–80, remounted in the 16th century
Culture:
Spanish
Medium:
Steel, textile, gilt brass
Dimensions:
H 18 1/2 in. (47 cm); W 15 1/2 in. (39.4 cm).
Classification:
Brigandines
Credit Line:
Gift of Archer M. Huntington, 1927
Accession Number:
27.160.11
Not on view
Inscription: three reserves with masks in gold; square reserve with stag passant in gold; reserve with crown and G.EL ALGO RA (all these on barrel)
On lock: GABRIEL ALGORA MD
On trigger guard: initials FP(?)
Ex coll.: Guillermo Casanova, Marques de Dos Aguas, Valencia, Spain
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