Shaffron (Horse's Head Defense)

Date: ca. 1570–80
Geography: Augsburg
Culture: German, Augsburg
Medium: Steel, copper alloy, gold, leather
Dimensions: L. 22 3/4 in. (57.8 cm); W. 10 1/2 in. (26.7 cm); Wt. 3 lb. 14 oz. (1767 g)
Classification: Equestrian Equipment-Shaffrons
Credit Line: Gift of William H. Riggs, 1913
Accession Number: 14.25.1647

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