Quantcast

Armor for Man and Horse

Date: man's armor, ca. 1575; horse armor, ca. 1560
Geography: probably Milan
Culture: Italian, probably Milan
Medium: Steel, etched and partly gilt; leather, copper alloy, textile
Dimensions: Man's armor: approximate Wt., 47 lb. 5 oz. (21.5 kg); horse armor with saddle: Wt., 87 lb. 14 oz. (39.85 kg)
Classification: Armor for Man
Credit Line: Man's armor, saddle, spurs: Gift of William H. Riggs, 1913; horse armor, stirrups: Fletcher Fund, 1921
Accession Number: 14.25.717a,c–r,1653,.1720; 21.139.2,.9–.10

The Metropolitan Museum of Art LogoEmail

Type the CAPTCHA word:
35773:3

Close