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Arming Doublet

Artist/maker unknown, European. Repaired c. 1937 by Leonard Heinrich.

Geography:
Made in Europe

Date:
c. 1550-1650

Medium:
Leather, linen, flax fiber, steel, and brass.

Dimensions:
Center Back Length: 25 1/4 inches (64.1 cm) Waist: 36 1/2 inches (92.7 cm) 9 lb. (4.08 kg)

Curatorial Department:
European Decorative Arts and Sculpture

* Gallery 346, Arms and Armor, third floor (Kretzschmar von Kienbusch Galleries)

Accession Number:
1977-167-240

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

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