Pommel plate, from the front of an armored saddle

Pommel Plate

Date: ca. 1560–70
Geography: Augsburg, Bavaria
Culture: German, Augsburg
Medium: Steel, gold
Dimensions: 8 1/2 x 9 3/8 in. (21.7 x 23.7 cm), Wt. 11 oz. (326 g)
Classification: Equestrian Equipment-Saddles
Credit Line: Gift of William H. Riggs, 1913
Accession Number: 14.25.1680

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