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Targe (Shield)

A work made of steel, brass, paint, oil gilding, leather, and wool.
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  • A work made of steel, brass, paint, oil gilding, leather, and wool.

Date:

1580/1600

Artist:

Flemish or English

About this artwork

Status

On View, Gallery 239

Department

Applied Arts of Europe

Title

Targe (Shield)

Place

Italy (Object made in)

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Made 1560–1620

Medium

Steel, brass, paint, oil gilding, leather, and wool

Dimensions

Diam.: 56.5 cm (22 1/4 in.); Diam.: 56.5 cm (22 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

George F. Harding Collection

Reference Number

1982.2451

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