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Shot-Proof Cuirass (Breastplate and Backplate)
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Item Details
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Culture
French, Besançon
Title
Shot-Proof Cuirass (Breastplate and Backplate)
Work Type
Cuirass (breastplate and backplate)
Armor Parts-Cuirasses
Date
early 18th century
Location
Besançon
Material
Steel, gold, brass, textile, leather
Measurements
Breastplate (a): H. 18 3/4 in. (47.5 cm); W. 12 3/4 in. (32.3 cm); D. 5 7/8 in. (14.9 cm); Wt. 15 lb. (6804 g); backplate (b): H. 16 1/2 in. (42 cm); W. 12 3/8 in. (31.4 cm); D. 5 1/2 in. (14 cm); Wt. 16 lb. 8 oz. (7484.4 g)
Credit Line
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Purchase, Arthur Ochs Sulzberger Gift, 2005
Rights
The person who associated a work with this deed has dedicated the work to the public domain by waiving all of his or her rights to the work worldwide under copyright law, including all related and neighboring rights, to the extent allowed by law. You can copy, modify, distribute and perform the work, even for commercial purposes, all without asking permission. This image was provided by The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Contact information: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1000 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10028,
License
Use of this image is in accordance with the applicable Terms & Conditions
File Properties
File Name
MMA_sfeah2005-455abCRs1.jpg
SSID
27237469

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