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Sallet "in the Venetian Style"

Date:
ca. 1460; decoration, probably 17th century and later
Culture:
Italian
Medium:
Steel, gold, copper, textile, leather
Dimensions:
H. 10 in. (25.4 cm); W. 7 3/4 in. (19.7 cm); D. 10 in. (25.4 cm); Wt. 4 lb. 12 oz. (2144 g)
Classification:
Helmets
Credit Line:
Bashford Dean Memorial Collection, Funds from various donors, 1929
Accession Number:
29.158.17
Not on view
Ex colls.: Count Gino Cittadella Vigodarzere, Villa Saonara, near Padua; Luigi Grassi, Florence; Bashford Dean, New York
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "European Helmets 1450–1650: Treasures from the Reserve Collection," January 25, 2000–May 13, 2002.

Belous, Russell E. A Distinguished Collection of Arms and Armor on Permanent Display. Los Angeles: Ward Ritchie, 1968. pp. 19, 119, no. 95, ill. p. 18.

Pyhrr, Stuart W. "S.J. Whawell and the Art Market." The Eleventh Park Lane Arms Fair (1994). pp. 17, 20.

Pyhrr, Stuart W. European Helmets, 1450–1650: Treasures from the Reserve Collection. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2000. p. 8, no. 5, ill.



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