Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Cantle Plates

ca. 1475–1525
possibly Flemish or British
15 1/2 x 6 1/2 in. (39.4 x 16.5 cm); Wt. 2 lb. 4 oz. (1021 g)
Armor for Horse and Man
Credit Line:
Bashford Dean Memorial Collection, Bequest of Bashford Dean, 1928
Accession Number:
29.150.9ff, gg
Not on view
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "The Armored Horse in Europe," February 15, 2005–January 15, 2006, no. 30.

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. 62, no. 30, ill.

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