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Close-Helmet for the Field

Date:
ca. 1520
Geography:
Nuremberg
Culture:
German, Nuremberg
Medium:
Steel, leather
Dimensions:
H. 14 in. (35.6 cm); W. 9 1/2 in. (24.1 cm); D. 12 1/2 in. (31.8 cm); Wt. 6 lb. (2709 g)
Classification:
Helmets
Credit Line:
Gift of William H. Riggs, 1913
Accession Number:
14.25.549
Not on view
Ex colls.: Boy, Paris; William H. Riggs, Paris
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "European Helmets 1450–1650: Treasures from the Reserve Collection," January 25, 2000–May 13, 2002.

Pyhrr, Stuart W. European Helmets, 1450–1650: Treasures from the Reserve Collection. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2000. pp. 18, 47, no. 24, ill.



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