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Thumb of a Left Gauntlet

Date:
ca. 1550
Culture:
French
Medium:
Steel, gold, leather
Dimensions:
L. 5 3/4 in. (14.5 cm)
Classification:
Armor Parts-Gauntlets
Credit Line:
Museum Accession
Accession Number:
X.617
Not on view
Ex. coll.: Bachereau; Bashford Dean.
Diener-Schönberg, Alfons. Die Waffen der Wartburg: Beschreibendes Verzeichnis der Waffen-Sammlung S.K.H. des Grossherzogs Wilhelm Ernst von Sachsen-Weimar-Eisenach. Berlin: Historischer Verlag Baumgärtel, 1912.

Dean, Bashford. "Recent Accessions in the Armor Department." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin 23, no. 1

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