Side Panel of a Crupper

Date:
ca. 1485–1500
Culture:
German
Medium:
Steel
Dimensions:
H. 25 1/4 in. (64.1 cm); W. 21 7/8 in. (55.5 cm); Wt. 5 lb. 15 oz. (2, 694 g).
Classification:
Armor for Horse
Credit Line:
Bashford Dean Memorial Collection, Funds from various donors, 1929
Accession Number:
29.158.605
Not on view
Ex. Coll.: Bashford Dean, New York
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "The Armored Horse in Europe," February 15, 2005–January 15, 2006.

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. p. 57, no. 25, ill.