Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Cuirass and Gorget for a Boy

Date:
ca. 1590
Culture:
Italian
Medium:
Steel, gold, leather, copper alloy
Dimensions:
Backplate (a); H. 11 3/4 in. (29.8 cm); W. 9 in. (22.9 cm); D. 5 in. (12.7 cm); Wt. 1 lb. 5 oz. (595.3 g); gorget (b); H. 4 1/8 in. (10.5 cm); W. 8 1/4 in. (21 cm); D. 6 5/8 in. (16.8 cm); Wt. 13.5 oz. (382.7 g); breastplate (c); H. 10 3/4 in. (27.3 cm); W. 9 1/2 in. (24.1 cm); D. 4 3/4 in. (12.1 cm); Wt. 1 lb. 1.4 oz. (493.3 g)
Classification:
Armor Parts-Cuirasses
Credit Line:
Bashford Dean Memorial Collection, Funds from various donors, 1929
Accession Number:
29.158.384a–c
Not on view
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