Left Shoulder Defense (Pauldron)

Armorer Kolman Helmschmid German

On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 374

This is an exchange piece for the armor (now in the Armeria Reale, Turin) made for the Nuremberg patrician Wilhelm Rieter von Bocksberg (died 1541).

Left Shoulder Defense (Pauldron), Kolman Helmschmid (German, Augsburg 1471–1532), Steel, copper alloy, leather, German, Augsburg

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