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Close Helmet

Armorer:
Attributed to Giovan Paolo Negroli (Italian, Milan ca. 1513–1569)
Date:
ca. 1540–45
Geography:
Milan
Culture:
Italian, Milan
Medium:
Steel, gold
Dimensions:
H. 10 3/4 in. (27.3 cm); W. 11 1/2 in. (29.2 cm); D. 15 in. (38.1 cm); Wt. 6 lb. 8 oz. (3068 g)
Classification:
Helmets
Credit Line:
Purchase, Rogers Fund and George D. Pratt Gift, 1926
Accession Number:
26.53
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 374
This helmet is very close in design and workmanship to the signed breastplate by Giovan Paolo (14.25.1855) ad therefore can be attributed to him with confidence.
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