Armor for the Joust of Peace

Armorer: Helmet (04.3.291a) made by Daniel Tachaux (French, 1857–1928, active in France and America)
Date: ca. 1500 and later
Geography: Paris
Culture: German; restorations, French, Paris
Medium: Steel, copper alloy, leather, textile, horn
Dimensions: Wt. of armor for man 85 1/2 lb. (38.78 kg); Wt. of helmet 21 1/2 lb. (9752 g)
Classification: Armor for Horse and Man
Credit Line: Armor for man and Shaffron: Rogers Fund, 1904; spurs: Bashford Dean Memorial Collection, Funds from various donors, 1929; bit, stirrups, and lance coronel: Bashford Dean Memorial Collection, Bequest of Bashford Dean, 1928; vamplate for the lance: Gift of William H. Riggs, 1913
Accession Number: 04.3.291, .292; etc.

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