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Iron (metal)

Scope note

Use for the pure metallic element having symbol Fe and atomic number 26; a lustrous, silvery, soft metal that rusts when exposed to moist air. Use also for this metal as processed and formed, usually in combination with other substances, to make various objects and materials.

This term has 129 records attributed within our system.

Term type

AAT
Material

Getty AAT term number

300011002

Broader Terms used

<iron and iron alloy>

Created

11yrs ago

Connected records

Gauntlets

Maker(s)

Production: Unknown

Cannonball

Maker(s)

Production: Unknown (Uncertain)

Cannonball

Maker(s)

Production: Unknown (Uncertain)

Cuirass

Maker(s)

Production: Unknown

Close helmet

Maker(s)

Production: Unknown (Probably)

Tassets

Maker(s)

Production: Unknown (Style of)

Backplate (body armour)

Maker(s)

Production: Unknown (Probable)

Collar

Maker(s)

Production: Unknown

Gauntlets

Maker(s)

Production: Unknown

Legharnesses

Maker(s)

Production: Unknown (In the style of)

Tassets

Maker(s)

Production: Unknown

Pauldrons

Maker(s)

Production: Unknown

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