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Shaffron (Horse's Head Defense)
Work Type
Shaffron (Horse's head defense)
Equestrian Equipment-Shaffrons
late 15th-early 17th century
Iron, leather, gold, silver, brass or copper alloy, textile
H. 22 1/2 in. (57.2 cm); W. 24 7/8 in. (63.2 cm); Wt. 8 lb. 6.7 oz. (3818.7 g)
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The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Purchase, Arthur Ochs Sulzberger Gift, 2004
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,
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