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Pointed Morion

ca. 1590
Italian, Milan
Steel, gold, brass, leather
H. 10 1/2 in. (26.7 cm); W. 8 3/4 in. (22.2 cm); D. 13 7/8 in. (35.2 cm); Wt. 2 lb. 11 oz. (1213 g)
Credit Line:
Gift of William H. Riggs, 1913
Accession Number:
Not on view
Ex colls.: Prince Pierre Soltykoff, Paris; William H. Riggs, Paris
Grancsay, Stephen V. Loan Exhibition of Medieval and Renaissance Arms and Armor from the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Hagerstown, MD: Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, February 27-March 31, 1955. no. 25.

Pyhrr, Stuart W. European Helmets, 1450–1650: Treasures from the Reserve Collection. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2000. p. 29, no. 44, ill.

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