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Shirt of Mail

A work made of iron.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of iron.

Date:

mid–16th century

Artist:

European

About this artwork

This Shirt of Mail is a short sleeve Shirt of Oriental Mail; of flat iron riveted ring construction, with a vertical slit in the center of the chest region.

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Applied Arts of Europe

Title

Shirt of Mail

Origin

Middle East

Date

1525–1575

Medium

Iron

Dimensions

Wt. 12 lb. 14 oz.

Credit Line

George F. Harding Collection

Reference Number

1982.3024

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