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Burgonet in Oriental Fashion

Date:
late 16th century
Geography:
probably Augsburg
Culture:
German, probably Augsburg
Medium:
Steel, gold, bronze, glass
Dimensions:
H. 15 1/2 in. (39.3 cm); W. 8 3/8 in. (21.2 cm); D. 11 7/8 in. (30.5 cm); Wt. 4 lb. 6 oz. (1976 g)
Classification:
Helmets
Credit Line:
Gift of William H. Riggs, 1913
Accession Number:
14.25.601
Not on view
Ex colls.: Frédéric Spitzer, Paris; William H. Riggs, Paris
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