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Shield with Messenger's Badge

Date: badge, 1400–1450; shield, ca. 1800
Culture: possibly Italian
Medium: Iron, copper, bronze, gold, enamel
Dimensions: shield: L. 15 in. (38.1 cm); W. 12 1/8 in. (30.8 cm); badge: L. 4 3/4 in. (12.1 cm); W. 3 3/4 in. (9.5 cm)
Classification: Miscellaneous-Badges
Credit Line: Gift of David G. Alexander, 1984
Accession Number: 1984.26a, b

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