Artist Austrian
Artist German
Title
  • Left Greave with integral Sabaton (lower leg and foot defense)
  • Maximilian Armor
  • Pair of Greaves (alternate title)
Date ca. 1500-20 and later
Medium Steel, leather
Dimensions Overall: 19 3/8 × 5 5/8 × 12 1/2 inches, 3.4 pounds (49.2 × 14.3 × 31.8 cm, 1.5 kg)
Credit Line Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Eugene H. Welker
Accession Number 56.124.9B
Department European Sculpture and Dec Arts
Not On View
Until 1951, William Randolph Hearst, Saint Donat's Castle (Llantwitt Major, Wales).
From 1951, the National Magazine Company, Ltd. (London, England)
1956, purchased by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA).
Thomas, Burno, and Ortwin Gamber, DIE INNSBRUCKER PLATTNERKUNST, Innsbruck, 1954, pp. 72-73

Bulletin of the DIA, vol. 36, no. 3, 1956-57, p. 69 (ill)