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Elements of an Armor Garniture

Date: 1560
Geography: Augsburg
Culture: German, Augsburg
Medium: Steel, brass, leather
Dimensions: H. of helmet 10 1/2 in. (31.8 cm); face guard with umbril 7 1/2 x 8 in. (19.1 x 20.3 cm); reinforcing buffe 9 1/2 x 12 in. (24.1 x 30.5 cm); shoulder defense 11 x 11 in. (27.9 x 27.9 cm); L. of each leg defense 28 in. (71.1 cm); L. of gauntlet 9 1/2 in. (24.1 cm); Diam. of vamplate 10 1/2 in. (31.8 cm)
Classification: Armor
Credit Line: Gift of Archer M. Huntington, 1927
Accession Number: 27.160.1–.8

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