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Shield (Targe)

Date: late 15th century
Geography: possibly Bishopric of Olomouc
Culture: probably Bohemian, possibly Olomouc
Medium: Wood, pigskin, gesso, pigment, iron
Dimensions: H. 27 1/4 in. (71.8 cm); W. 16 in. (40.5 cm); Wt. 9 lb. 5 oz. (4224.08 g)
Classification: Shields
Credit Line: Bashford Dean Memorial Collection, Funds from various donors, 1929
Accession Number: 29.158.593

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