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Portions of a Costume Armor

Kolman Helmschmid
(German, Augsburg, 1471–1532)

Date: ca. 1525
Geography: Augsburg
Culture: German, Augsburg
Medium: Steel, gold
Dimensions: H. 27 in. (68.6 cm); W. 18 in. (45.7 cm)
Classification: Armor for Man
Credit Line: Backplate and rump: Gift of Bashford Dean, 1924; vambraces: Mrs. Stephen V. Harkness Fund, 1926; top lames of vambraces: Bashford Dean Memorial Collection Funds from various donors, 1929
Accession Number: 24.179; 26.188.1, .2; 29.158.363a, b

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