Backplate from a Brigandine

Date: 15th century
Culture: Italian
Medium: Steel, brass, linen, textile
Dimensions: H. 8 1/4 in. (20.96 cm); W. 9 1/2 in. (24.13 cm); Wt. 1 lb. 1.5 oz. (496.1 g)
Classification: Armor Parts-Backplates
Credit Line: Bashford Dean Memorial Collection, Bequest of Bashford Dean, 1928
Accession Number: 29.150.98

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