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Front Left Pommel Plate

Date:
ca. 1545
Geography:
Augsburg, Bavaria
Culture:
German
Medium:
Steel
Dimensions:
L. 17 3/4 in. (45.1 cm); W. 6 1/8 in. (15.6 cm); Wt. 14 oz. (402 g.)
Classification:
Equestrian Equipment-Saddles
Credit Line:
Bashford Dean Memorial Collection, Funds from various donors, 1929
Accession Number:
29.158.391a, b
Not on view
Ex. Coll.: Anonymous collector, Saint Petersburg; Bashford Dean, New York
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "The Armored Horse in Europe," February 15, 2005–January 15, 2006, no. 33.

Pyhrr, Stuart W., Donald J. La Rocca, and Dirk H. Breiding. The Armored Horse in Europe, 1480–1620. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2005. pp. 64–65, no. 33, ill.

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