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Armet

Date:
ca. 1500–1510
Culture:
British or Flemish
Medium:
Steel, pigment
Dimensions:
H. 11 3/4 in. (29.9 cm); W. 9 3/8 in. (23.8 cm); D. 12 1/2 in. (31.8 cm); Wt. 8 lb. 1 oz. (3655 g)
Classification:
Helmets
Credit Line:
Gift of George D. Pratt, 1925
Accession Number:
25.188.21
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 373
This helmet is one of the most complete and best-preserved examples of a distinctly English or Flemish armet.
Ex coll.: Keasebey, Am. Art Gal. Sale Cat. 1925, Pt. II, no. 306
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