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Equestrian figures, Bloomberg Court, Arms and Armor View 3; The Metropolitan Museum of Art, The John Pierpont Morgan Wing: The Emma and Georgina Bloomberg Arms and Armor Court (Gallery 371)

Armor for Man and Horse

Armorer: Kunz Lochner (German, Nuremberg, 1510–1567)
Date: dated 1548, with later restorations
Geography: Nuremberg
Culture: German, Nuremberg
Medium: Steel, leather, copper alloy, textile
Dimensions: man's armor: Wt. approx. 56 lb. (25.4 kg); horse armor with saddle: Wt. 92 lb. (41.7 kg)
Classification: Armor for Horse and Man
Credit Line: man's armor: Bashford Dean Memorial Collection, Gift of Mrs. Bashford Dean, 1929; mail sleeves: Bashford Dean Memorial Collection, Funds from various donors, 1929; horse armor: Rogers Fund, 1932
Accession Number: 29.151.2; 29.158.183–.184; 32.69

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