Photo Credit: photo: R. Lee
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The Battle16th century
Hieronymus Hopfer, German
After Domenico Campagnola, Italian, (1500–1564)
armor (protective wear)
- Use generally for that category of costume designed to be worn or carried to protect the body in combat. Armor pieces which are always physical parts of or are affixed to other pieces and cannot function alone are collocated under "
." For specifically groups of armor pieces designed as a whole to possess particular physical characteristics in order to suit a particular purpose or occasion, use "armors." [April 1998 descriptor changed, qualifier added; UK alternate descriptor changed, qualifier added. January 1996 related term deleted, was "doublets".]
- battles - Use for individual instances of armed conflict between two or more groups. [September 1993 related terms added. December 1992 scope note added. November 1990 descriptor added.]
- horses - Framework functioning as a temporary support. MEANS
- nudes - Representations of unclothed human figures. [February 1998 related term added, "nudity"; alternate descriptor changed, was "nude". September 1990 descriptor added.]
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