Reinforcing Backplate for a Stechzeug

Date:
late 15th–early 16th century
Culture:
South German
Medium:
Steel
Dimensions:
H. 11 1/8 in. (28.3 cm); W. 11 in. (27.9 cm); D. 1 1/4 in. (3.2 cm); Wt. 1 lb. 0.9 oz. (479.1 g)
Classification:
Armor Parts-Backplates
Credit Line:
Gift of William H. Riggs, 1913
Accession Number:
14.25.871
Not on view
William H. Riggs, Paris (until 1913; his gift to MMA).