Vamplate (defense for the hand on a lance)

Armorer: Kunz Lochner
(German, Nuremberg, 1510–1567)

Date: ca. 1555
Culture: German (Nuremberg)
Medium: Steel, gold, paint
Dimensions: D. 8 1/2 in. (33.3 cm); H. 4 7/8 in. (12.4 cm); wt. 3 lb. 3 oz. (1454 g)
Classification: Shafted Weapons
Credit Line: Gift of William H. Riggs, 1913
Accession Number: 14.25.855

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