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Crinet (Horse's Neck Defense), Saddle, Bridle, and Bit

late 15th century
Steel, leather, wood
Armor for Horse
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1972
Accession Number:
1973.320.1b, .2–.4
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 379
Marking: Crinet is stamped with the mark of the Ottoman arsenal in the former church of St. Irene, Istanbul.
Ex. coll.: Macomber; Flanagan.
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