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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: Sunday 6th February 1994: the Marriott Hotel, Grosvenor Square, London W1 : 10.30 AM–6.00 PM (1994). pp. 17, 20.

Pyhrr, Stuart W. European Helmets, 1450–1650: Treasures from the Reserve Collection. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Jan 25, 2000 - Dec 30, 2000. p. 8, no. 5, ill.



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