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Locking Gauntlet

Date: ca. 1540
Geography: Augsburg
Culture: German, Augsburg
Medium: Steel, etched and gilt; copper alloy
Dimensions: L. extended 15 3/4 in. (40 cm); L. closed 8 1/2 in. (21.6 cm); greatest W. 5 in. (12.7 cm); Wt. 1 lb. 10 oz. (737.1 g)
Classification: Armor Parts-Gauntlets
Credit Line: Gift of Christian A. Zabriskie, 1936
Accession Number: 36.149.13

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