Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Three-Quarter Armor for a Youth

Date:
ca. 1620 and later
Culture:
French
Medium:
Steel, leather
Dimensions:
H. as mounted 65 1/2 in. (166.4 cm); H. from helmet comb to knee cop 39 1/2 in. (100.33 cm); W. as mounted 23 1/2 in. (59.7 cm); D. as mounted 9 in. (22.9 cm)
Classification:
Armor for Child
Credit Line:
Gift of William H. Riggs, 1913
Accession Number:
14.25.707
Not on view
William H. Riggs, Paris (until 1913; his gift to MMA).
Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art. "Long-term loan to Wadsworth Atheneum," May 8, 1947–January 20, 1988.

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