The Wallace Collection

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Jousting armour
  • Jousting armour
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • Augsburg or Nuremberg, Germany
  • c. 1500 - 1520
  • Low- to medium-carbon steel, leather, copper alloy; gesso, oil paint and wood, engraved, embossed, incised, pierced and painted
  • Weight: 40.91 kg, total weight
  • Marks: Augsburg guild mark
    Marks: Imperial Bindenschild
    Mark: 'S' fermeé, possibly
  • A23
  • European Armoury I
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Further Reading
  • Possibly Louis Carrand; 1867; comte de Nieuwerkerke; Sir Richard Wallace, August 1871.