art of chivalry European arms and armor from the Metropolitan Museum of Art : an exhibition by Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)

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  • Weapons -- Europe -- Exhibitions.,
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StatementHelmut Nickel, Stuart W. Pyhrr, Leonid Tarassuk ; organized by the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the American Federation of Arts ; [map and drawings by Joseph P. Ascherl].
GenreExhibitions.
SeriesAFA exhibition ;, 81-3
ContributionsNickel, Helmut., Pyhrr, Stuart W., Tarassuk, Leonid., American Federation of Arts.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsNK6642 .M45 1982
The Physical Object
Pagination179 p. :
Number of Pages179
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3790356M
ISBN 100917418670
LC Control Number81068937

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