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Jousting Armor

Date: ca. 1500
Culture: German
Medium: Steel, copper alloy, leather, textile, horn
Dimensions: Overall weight, 85 1/2 lb. (38.78 kg) Helmet weight, 21 1/2 lb. (9752 g) Breastplate weight, 23 lb. (10433 g) Backplate weight, 5 lb. (2268 g) Right arm weight, 9 lb. (4082 g) Left arm weight, 10 lb. (4536 g) Rondels (2) weight, 5 lb. (2268 g) Shield weight, 6 lb. (2723 g) Tassets (2) weight, 6 lb. (2723 g)
Classification: Helmets
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1904
Accession Number: 04.3.291

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