European Decorative Arts and Sculpture
Targe (shield) painted with the Heraldic Arms of the Haller and Imhof Patrician Families of NurembergMade in southern Germany, Germany, Europe
Probably made in Nuremberg, Germany, Europe
c. 1450, with later additions
Artist/maker unknown, German
Wood; fabric; leather; paint; brass
1977-167-742Bequest of Carl Otto Kretzschmar von Kienbusch, 1977
LabelThis shield was overpainted c. 1600-1700 for funerary purposes, with the coats of arms of the Haller and Imhof patrician families of Nuremberg.
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