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Breastplate with Tassets (Thigh Defenses)

A work made of steel and leather.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of steel and leather.

Date:

1520-30 with some modern restoration

Artist:

South German, possibly Nuremberg

About this artwork

Status

On View, Gallery 239

Department

Applied Arts of Europe

Title

Breastplate with Tassets (Thigh Defenses)

Origin

Germany

Date

Made 1520–1530

Medium

Steel and leather

Credit Line

George F. Harding Collection

Reference Number

1982.2606a

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