Shaffron (Horse's Head Defense)

16th century

The Metropolitan Museum of Art

The Metropolitan Museum of Art
New York City, United States

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  • Title: Shaffron (Horse's Head Defense)
  • Date Created: 16th century
  • Physical Dimensions: H. 24 1/2 in. (62.2 cm); W. 11 1/2 in. (29.2 cm); D. 6 1/4 in. (15.9 cm); Wt. 2 lb. 2 oz. (963.9 g)
  • Type: Shaffron (Horse's head defense)
  • External Link: http://www.metmuseum.org/art/collection/search/27200
  • Medium: Steel
  • Repository: Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY
  • Culture: German

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