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Shield

Date:
18th century
Geography:
Attributed to India
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Hide, copper or bronze
Dimensions:
H. 2 13/16 in. (7.1 cm) Diam. 15 3/16 in. (38.6 cm) Wt. 2.5 lbs. (1.1 kg)
Classification:
Arms and Armor
Credit Line:
Edward C. Moore Collection, Bequest of Edward C. Moore, 1891
Accession Number:
91.1.747
Not on view
Edward C. Moore (American, New York 1827–1891 New York), New York (until d. 1891; bequeathed to MMA)
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