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Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Cuirass

Date:
ca. 1570–75
Culture:
Italian
Medium:
Steel, leather
Dimensions:
14.25.672c; H. 17 7/8 in. (45.4 cm); W. 13 3/8 in. (34 cm); Wt. 5 lb. 10 oz. (2551 g); 14.24.672f; H. 13 1/2 in. (34.3 cm); W. 13 5/8 in. (34.6 cm); Wt. 3 lb. (1361 g)
Classification:
Armor Parts-Cuirasses
Credit Line:
Gift of William H. Riggs, 1913
Accession Number:
14.25.672c, f
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed: (in center top of breast and backplates, in cartouche, flanking a tower) A G
William H. Riggs, Paris (until 1913; his gift to MMA).
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