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Curators, Collectors, and Dealers: The Growth of the Arms and Armor Collection, 1929 to the Present

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Infantry Shield (Pavise)

Date:
ca. 1450
Culture:
Bohemian, possibly Chomutov (now Czech Republic)
Medium:
Wood, leather, gesso, silver foil, polychromy
Dimensions:
H. 42 1/2 in. (107.95 cm); W. 20 1/2 in. (52.07 cm); H. of curvature, 5 in. (12.7 cm); D. approximately 1 in. (2.54 cm); Wt. 16 lb. 11 oz. (7569 g)
Classification:
Shields
Credit Line:
Bashford Dean Memorial Collection, Funds from various donors, 1929
Accession Number:
29.158.595
23333

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