Armor of Sir James Scudamore (1558–1619)

Armorer: Made under the direction of Jacob Halder (British, master armorer at the royal workshops at Greenwich, documented in England 1558–1608)
Armorer: Breastplate, backplate, and gauntlets made by Daniel Tachaux (French, 1857–1928, active in France and America) in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Armor Workshop
Date: ca. 1595–96
Geography: Greenwich
Culture: British, Greenwich
Medium: Steel, gold, leather
Dimensions: H. 70 1/4 in. (178.5 cm); Wt. 50 lb. 7 oz. (22.88 kg)
Classification: Armor for Man
Credit Line: Frederick C. Hewitt Fund, 1911
Accession Number: 11.128.2

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