Armor for a Boy of About Seven, For Use in Foot Tourney Over the Barriers

Artist/maker unknown, Italian

Geography:
Made in northern Italy, Italy, Europe

Date:
c. 1580-1585

Medium:
Steel; brass; leather (replaced)

Dimensions:
Height (top of comb to bottom edge of fauld lame...about): 25 inches, 2 feet 1 inches (63.5 x 63.5 cm) Width (across the midpoints of the shoulders ... about): 14 inches, 1 feet 2 inches (35.5 x 35.5 cm) Depth (about): 12 5/8 inches, 1 feet 5/8 inches (32 x 32 cm) Weight: 13.6 lb., 13 pounds 9.3 ounces (6160 x 6160g)

Curatorial Department:
European Decorative Arts and Sculpture

Object Location:

* Gallery 247, Arms and Armor, second floor (Kretzschmar von Kienbusch Galleries)

Accession Number:
1977-167-29

Credit Line:
Bequest of Carl Otto Kretzschmar von Kienbusch, 1977

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