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Arm Defenses

Both arms marked by Domenico Negroli (Italian, Milan, active 1492–ca. 1516)
ca. 1510
Italian, Milan
Wt. of right arm (e) 2 lb. 10 oz. (1190.7 g); Wt. of left arm (f) 2 lb. 6 oz. (1077.3 g)
Armor Parts-Arms & Shoulders
Credit Line:
Bashford Dean Memorial Collection, Funds from various donors, 1929
Accession Number:
Not on view
Marking: Both arms stamped: a mark of crossed keys with the letters D and N, surmounted by a crown, attributed to Domenico Negroli of Milan.
Pyhrr, Stuart W., José-A. Godoy, and Silvio Leydi. Heroic Armor of the Italian Renaissance: Filippo Negroli and His Contemporaries. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1998. pp. 6–7, figs. 9, 10.

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