Spanish Colonial Suit of Leather Armor 18th Century

Spanish Colonial Suit of Leather Armor 18th Century

Cuera (Hide Armor).  Arizona/New Mexico/Mexico.

Ref. Segesser Hide Painting II displayed at the Palace of the Governors, Santa Fe, NM.  Similar to ones worn on the Villasur Expediton out of Santa Fe in 1729. The Spanish were defeated by the Pawnee and Otto under French Rule and was the first battle for the Spanish against firearms in the New World.  Ex. Pete Kitchen Museum.

Displayed at the Arizona State Museum in the Many Mexico’s exhibit 2010-2012 and the Palace of the Governors – Cowboys History Museum exhibit “Cowboys Real and Imagined” 2012-2013.

Price on Request.
On Loan to the Bullock Museum of Texas History in Austin, Tx.

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