European Decorative Arts and Sculpture
Gorget (neck defense) and Cuirass (torso defense), for use in the fieldMade in Milan, Italy, Europe
Artist/maker unknown, Northern Italian
Etched and partially blackened steel; leather (replaced)
1977-167-150a--cBequest of Carl Otto Kretzschmar von Kienbusch, 1977
LabelThe breastplate of this armor is decorated with the etched figures of Saint Anthony, the Virgin and Child, and Saint Bernard.
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