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Cuirass

Date: ca. 1490–1500
Culture: Italian or Flemish
Medium: Steel, etched and partly gilt
Dimensions: H. of breastplate, 14 in. (35.56 cm); H. of backplate, 14 1/4 in. (36.2 cm); greatest transverse W. at armpit, 12 in. (30.48 cm); Circumference at waist, 29 in. (73.66 cm); Circumference under armpit, 35 in. (88.9 cm); Wt. 10 lb. (4536 g)
Classification: Armor Parts-Cuirasses
Credit Line: Gift of William H. Riggs, 1913
Accession Number: 14.25.927a–c

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