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Armor Garniture, Probably of King Henry VIII of England (reigned 1509–47)

Designer: Design of the decoration attributed to Hans Holbein the Younger (German, Augsburg 1497/98–1543 London)
Date: dated 1527
Geography: Greenwich
Culture: British, Greenwich
Medium: Steel, etched and gilt overall
Dimensions: Wt., 62 lb. 12 oz. (28.45 kg); H., 73 in. (185.4 cm)
Classification: Armor for Horse and Man
Credit Line: Armor: Purchase, William H. Riggs Gift and Rogers Fund, 1919 Mail brayette: Gift of Prince Albrecht Radziwill, 1927
Accession Number: 19.131.1a–r, t–w, .2a–c; 27.183.16

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