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Armor of Duke Friedrich Ulrich of Brunswick

Pair of Gauntlets Belonging to the Armor of Duke Friedrich Ulrich of Brunswick (1591–1634)

Date: ca. 1610–13
Geography: Greenwich
Culture: British, Greenwich
Medium: Steel, gold, leather, textile, copper alloy
Dimensions: proper left gauntlet, H. at cuff 5 1/8 in. (13 cm); W. at cuff 5 5/16 in. (13.5 cm); L. 14 9/16 in. (37 cm); Wt. 1 lb. 14 oz. (845 g); proper right gauntlet, H. at cuff 5 1/8 in. (13 cm); W. at cuff 5 5/16 in. (13.5 cm); L. 14 3/16 in. (36 cm); Wt. 1 lb. 15 oz. (883 g)
Classification: Armor Parts-Gauntlets
Credit Line: Gift of William H. Riggs, 1913
Accession Number: 14.25.899a, b

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