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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
William H. Riggs, Paris (until 1913; his gift to MMA).
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "European Helmets 1450–1650: Treasures from the Reserve Collection," January 25, 2000–January 2001.

Rochester, N.Y. Memorial Art Gallery of the University of Rochester. "Renaissance Remix: Art & Imagination in 16th-century Europe," June 1, 2012–October 31, 2018 no catalog.

Giraud, Jean-Baptiste, and Émile Molinier. "Armes et Armures." In La Collection Spitzer. Vol. 6 text. Paris: Maison Quantin, 1892. p. 11, no. 37, ill.

Galerie Georges Petit. Catalogue des Armes et Armures Faisant Partie de la Collection Spitzer. Paris: Galerie Georges Petit, June 10-14 1895. lot 39.

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. 31, no. 47, ill.



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