Cuirass (Breastplate and Backplate) in the Late Gothic Style

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

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  • A work made of steel, brass, and leather.

Date:

c. 1480

Artist:

South German or Austrian

About this artwork

On View

Arms, Armor, Medieval, and Renaissance, Gallery 239

Title

Cuirass (Breastplate and Backplate) in the Late Gothic Style

Origin

Germany

Date

1475–1485

Medium

Steel, brass, and leather

Dimensions

H. 60 cm (23 1/2 in.); Wt. 15.4 lb

Credit Line

Chester D. Tripp Estate Fund

Reference Number

2013.480

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