Armor for Man and Horse

Steel and copper with gilding, leather, and textile | 193 x 243.8 x 114.3cm | c. 1565

Italian Artist

Sets of matching armor for man and horse, such as this example from Italy, were very expensive ensembles, owned only by wealthy, aristocratic soldiers. It is rare that this set has remained together. It is also unusual to find a matching shield with ...
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