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Three-Quarter Armor

Date:
early 17th century (?)
Culture:
German
Medium:
Steel, leather
Dimensions:
Wt. approx. 41 lb. 8 oz. (18.825 kg); Wt. of helmet approx. 8 lb. 1 oz. (3.65 kg)
Classification:
Armor for Man-3/4 Armor
Credit Line:
Bashford Dean Memorial Collection, Gift of Helen Fahnestock Hubbard, in memory of her father, Harris C. Fahnestock, 1929
Accession Number:
29.154.2a–o
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed with the heraldic arms of Brandenburg-Ansbach-Bayreuth-Cumbach.
New York. Wave Hill Center for Environmental Studies. "Two Centuries of Wave Hill," September 24, 1975–January 1976.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Stephen V. Grancsay, and Carl Otto von Kienbusch. The Bashford Dean Collection of Arms and Armor in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Portland, Maine: Southworth Press for the Armor and Arms Club of New York City, 1933. pp. 108–110, no. 18, pl. XXIX.

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