Composite armour for man and horse in the Maximilian style. German, mid 16th century. Consits of an armour, German, about 1520; a chaffron, German, about 1520-30; a peytral, probably Italian or Flemish, about 1560; and a crupper, probably Italian, about 1550 (Tower Armouries, II.2, VI.34, VI.79, VI.86)

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Composite armour for man and horse in the Maximilian style. German, mid 16th century. Consits of an armour, German, about 1520; a chaffron, German, about 1520-30; a peytral, probably Italian or Flemish, about 1560; and a crupper, probably Italian, about 1550 (Tower Armouries, II.2, VI.34, VI.79, VI.86)

Composite armour for man and horse in the Maximilian style. German, mid 16th century. Consits of an armour, German, about 1520; a chaffron, German, about 1520-30; a peytral, probably Italian or Flemish, about 1560; and a crupper, probably Italian, about 1550 (Tower Armouries, II.2, VI.34, VI.79, VI.86)

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RA PH A1825.5

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