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Sallet

Date:
ca. 1470–80
Geography:
Milan
Culture:
Italian, Milan
Medium:
Steel
Dimensions:
H. 9 1/2 in. (24.1 cm); W. 8 3/16 in. (20.8 cm); D. 10 in. (25.4 cm); Wt. 3 lb. 9 oz. (1625 g)
Classification:
Helmets
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1904
Accession Number:
04.3.230
Not on view
Ex coll.: Maurice de Talleyrand-Périgord, duc de Dino, Paris
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "European Helmets 1450–1650: Treasures from the Reserve Collection," January 25, 2000–May 13, 2002.

Cosson, Charles Alexander. Le Cabinet D'armes De Maurice De Talleyrand-Périgord, Duc De Dino. Paris: E. Rouveyre, 1901. p. 26, no. B. 15, pl. 8.

Dean, Bashford, and The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Catalogue of European Arms and Armor. Metropolitan Museum of Art Handbook, Vol. 15. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1905. p. 128, figs. 50 H, 66.

Pyhrr, Stuart W. European Helmets, 1450–1650: Treasures from the Reserve Collection. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2000. pp. 8, 46, no. 6, ill.

Williams, Alan. The Knight and the Blast Furnace: A History of the Metallurgy of Armour in the Middle Ages & the Early Modern Period. History of Warfare, Vol. 12. Leiden: Brill, 2002. pp. 130, 179, ill.



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