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Pair of Mitten Gauntlets

Armorer:
Valentin Siebenbürger (German, Nuremberg, ca. 1510–1564, master in 1531)
Date:
ca. 1535
Geography:
Nuremberg
Culture:
German, Nuremberg
Medium:
Steel, gold
Dimensions:
L. of each 11 1/2 in. (29.2 cm); W. of each 5 in. (12.7 cm); Wt. of each 1 lb. 1 oz. (481.9 g)
Classification:
Armor Parts-Gauntlets
Credit Line:
Fletcher Fund, 1922
Accession Number:
22.145.1–.2
Not on view
Marking: Stamped with the makers mark of Valentin Siebenbürger.
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Gothic and Renaissance Art in Nuremberg: 1300–1550," April 8–June 22, 1986, no. 272.

Nuremberg. Germanisches Nationalmuseum. "Kunst der Gotik und Renaissance in Nürnberg," July 24–September 28, 1986, no. 272.

Lazar, Tomaž. "An Armour by Valentin Siebenbürger in the National Museum of Slovenia." The Journal of the Arms & Armour Society 21, no. 2 (2013).



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