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Title: Escutcheon Plate of a Shaffron (Horse's Head Defense)
Date: ca. 1530–40
Geography: probably Augsburg
Culture: German, probably Augsburg
Medium: Steel, gold
H. 7 in. (17.9 cm); W. 4 1/2 in. (11.5 cm); Wt. 3 oz. (82 g)
Classification: Equestrian Equipment-Shaffrons
Credit Line: Purchase, Mr. and Mrs. Ronald S. Lauder Gift, 1985
Accession Number: 1985.259.2
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