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Breastplate

Date:
ca. 1480
Culture:
German
Medium:
Steel
Dimensions:
H. 17 1/4 in. (43.8 cm); W. 14 1/2 in. (36.8 cm); D. 7 1/2 in. (19.1 cm); Wt. 5 lb. 12 oz. (2619 g)
Classification:
Armor Parts-Breastplates
Credit Line:
Bequest of George D. Pratt, 1935
Accession Number:
48.149.32
Not on view
Ex coll.: Sir Guy Francis Laking, England; Henry G. Keasbey, Eastbourne, England
Katonah. Katonah Museum of Art. "Love and Courtship in the Middle Ages," October 2, 2005–January 1, 2006.

American Art Association. Important Collection of European Arms and Armor from XI to XVIII Century. New York: American Art Association, Dec. 5–6, 1924. , 287,287, pl. XXXI.

Important Collection of European Arms and Armor from XI to XVIII Century, Formed by and Belonging to Henry Griffith Keasbey. New York: American Art Association, December 5–6, 1924. , 287,287, pl. XXXI.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Helmut Nickel, Stuart W. Pyhrr, Leonid Tarassuk, American Federation of Arts, and Joseph P. Ascherl. The Art of Chivalry: European Arms and Armor from the Metropolitan Museum of Art: An Exhibition. New York: The Federation, 1982.



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