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Locking Gauntlet

Date:
ca. 1540
Geography:
Augsburg
Culture:
German, Augsburg
Medium:
Steel, gold, copper alloy
Dimensions:
L. extended 15 3/4 in. (40 cm); L. closed 8 1/2 in. (21.6 cm); W. 5 in. (12.7 cm); Wt. 1 lb. 10 oz. (737.1 g)
Classification:
Armor Parts-Gauntlets
Credit Line:
Gift of Christian A. Zabriskie, 1936
Accession Number:
36.149.13
Not on view
Ex coll.: Richard Zschille, Grossenhain, Saxony, 1897; Samuel H. austin, Philadelphia, 1917; Frank Gair Macomber, Boston, MA, 1936
Seattle. Seattle Art Museum. "The Art of Chivalry: European Arms and Armor from The Metropolitan Museum of Art," March 11–June 6, 1982, no. 12.

Denver. Denver Art Museum. "The Art of Chivalry: European Arms and Armor from The Metropolitan Museum of Art," July 18–October 10, 1982, no. 12.

San Antonio. The Witte Memorial Museum. "The Art of Chivalry: European Arms and Armor from The Metropolitan Museum of Art," November 13, 1982–February 5, 1983, no. 12.

Minneapolis. Minneapolis Institute of Arts. "The Art of Chivalry: European Arms and Armor from The Metropolitan Museum of Art," May 24–July 31, 1983, no. 12.

San Francisco. de Young Museum, Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco. "The Art of Chivalry: European Arms and Armor from The Metropolitan Museum of Art," November 5, 1983–January 28, 1984, no. 12.

Detroit. Detroit Institute of Arts. "The Art of Chivalry: European Arms and Armor from The Metropolitan Museum of Art," March 10, 1984–June 2, 1984, no. 12.

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