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Pair of Thigh Defenses (Tassets) for the Tilt Belonging to an Armor of Duke Nikolaus "The Black" Radziwill (1515–1565), Duke of Nieśwież and Olyka, Prince of the Empire, Grand Chancellor and Marshal of Lithuania

Armorer: Kunz Lochner (German, Nuremberg, 1510–1567)
Date: ca. 1555
Culture: German, Nuremberg
Medium: Steel, gold, paint
Dimensions: right: H. 6 in. (15.2 cm); W. 7 3/4 in. (19.7 cm); Wt. 1 lb. 5 oz. (587 g); left: H. 7 1/2 in. (19 cm); W. 8 1/2 in. (21.6 cm); Wt. 1 lb. 10 oz (726 g)
Classification: Armor Parts-Thigh and Leg Defense
Credit Line: Gift of William H. Riggs, 1913
Accession Number: 14.25.881a, b

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