Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Stained Glass Panel of Man in Armour Representing King Arthur

15th century
Possibly German
Glass, paint, stain
13 x 4 5/8 in. (33 x 11.7 cm)
Miscellaneous-Stained Glass
Credit Line:
Gift of William H. Riggs, 1913
Accession Number:
Not on view
William H. Riggs, Paris (until 1913; his gift to MMA).
Hayward, Jane. "Stained-Glass Windows." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin.

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