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Reinforcing plates for the tilt

Date: dated 1551
Culture: Austrian, Innsbruck
Medium: Etched steel
Dimensions: Grandguard weight, 4 lb. 4 oz. (1928 g) Grandguard length, 12 3/4 in. (32.39 cm) Grandguard width, 14 1/8 in. (35.86 cm) Tilting buffe weight, 4 lb.11 oz. (2126 g) Tilting buffe length, 15 in. (38.1 cm) Tilting buffe width, 9 3/4 in. (24.77 cm) Elbow guard weight, 2 lb. 13 oz. (1276 g) Elbow guard length, 10 3/4 in. (27.31 cm) Elbow guard width, 7 7/8 in. (19.99 cm) Bridle gauntlet weight, 1 lb. 10 oz. (737 g) Bridle gauntlet length, 11 5/8 in. (29.51 cm) Bridle gauntlet width, 8 1/4 in. (20.96 cm)
Classification: Armor Parts
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1921
Accession Number: 21.138.2–.5

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