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Armor

Date:
ca. 1500–10 and later; helmet, ca. 1480
Culture:
Italian
Medium:
Steel, leather
Dimensions:
Wt. 59 lb. 4 oz. (26.88 kg); Wt. of helmet 8 lb. 3 oz. (3718.6 g)
Classification:
Armor for Man
Credit Line:
Gift of William H. Riggs, 1913
Accession Number:
14.25.718a–p
Not on view
William H. Riggs, Paris (until 1913; his gift to MMA).
Los Angeles. Los Angeles County Museum of Art. "Loan Exhibition of Medieval and Renaissance Arms and Armor from the Metropolitan Museum of Art," January 15–March 18, 1953, no. 1.

San Francisco. Legion of Honor, Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco. "Loan Exhibition of Medieval and Renaissance Arms and Armor from the Metropolitan Museum of Art," April 18, 1953–June 7, 1953, no. 1.

Pittsburgh. Department of Fine Arts, Carnegie Institute. "Loan Exhibition of Medieval and Renaissance Arms and Armor from the Metropolitan Museum of Art," October, 1953–April, 1954, no. 1.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Masterpieces of Fifty Centuries," November 14, 1970–February 14, 1971, no. 172.

Grancsay, Stephen V. Loan Exhibition of Mediaeval and Renaissance Arms and Armor from the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Los Angeles: Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 1953. p. 7, no. 1, ill.



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