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Burgonet

Armorer:
Replacement cheek-pieces made by Leonard Heinrich (German, Munich 1900–1966 Clarksville, New Jersey, United States) , in The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Armor Workshop
Armorer:
Replacement cheek-pieced made in The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Armor Workshop
Date:
ca. 1540–50; cheekpieces replaced, 1932
Geography:
Augsburg
Culture:
German, Augsburg
Medium:
Steel, leather
Dimensions:
H. 11 7/8 in. (30.2 cm); W. 8 1/8 in. (20.6 cm); D. 12 in. (30.5 cm); Wt. 4 lb. 15 oz. (2251 g)
Classification:
Helmets
Credit Line:
Gift of William H. Riggs, 1913
Accession Number:
14.25.556
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–May 13, 2002.

Skelton, Joseph. Engraved Illustrations of Antient [sic] Arms and Armour: From the Collection of Llewelyn Meyrick ... at Goodrich Court, Herefordshire. Vol. I. London, 1830. pl. 25, fig. 7.

Catalogue des Armes & Armures Européennes du XVe au XVIIIe Siècle...Composant l'Importante Collection de M. Bécoulet. Paris: Hôtel Drouot, June 6–9, 1883. lot 90.

Gilchrist, Helen I. "written by Helen Ives Gilchrist." In A Catalogue of the Collection of Arms and Armor Presented to the Cleveland Museum of Art by Mr. and Mrs. John Long Severance 1916–1923. Cleveland, Ohio: Cleveland Museum of Art, 1924. p. 28, no. A. 7.

Kostbare Waffen: Sammlung des Rittmeisters M. v. F. und des Barons M. v. K., Rüstungen aus Italienischem Adelsbestiz, Jagdkammer des Fürsten Thun-Tetschen, II. Teil u. a. Lucerne: Galerie Fischer, Lucerne, August 28, 1934. no. 23.

Thomas, Bruno. "Die Rüstkammer von Stift Kremsmünster in Oberösterreich." Waffen- und Kostümkunde: Zeitschrift der Gesellschaft für Historische Waffen- und Kostümkunde 22, ser. 3 v. 5 Heft 1–2 (1963). p. 48, no. 313.

"Ausstellung der Stadt Augsburg in Zusammenarbeit mit der Evangelisch-Lutherischen Landeskirche in Bayern anlässlich des 450. Jubiläums der Confessio Augustana unter dem Patronat des International Council of Museums (ICOM)." In Welt im Umbruch: Augsburg zwischen Renaissance und Barock. Vol. II. Augsburg, June 28–September 28, 1980. pp. 503, 505, no. 900, ill. p. 505.

Hayward, John F., and Sotheby Parke Bernet & Co. The Hever Castle Collection: The Property of The Lord Astor of Hever. Vol. I. London: Sotheby Parke Bernet & Co., May 5, 1983. p. 31, lot 37, ill.

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. 20, no. 28, ill.

"catalogo della mostra a cura di Maria Gulia Barberini." In l'Elmo Lucente : dal XV al XIX secolo nella Collezione Odescalchi. Rome: Museo Nazionale del Palazzo di Venezia, Rome, December 16, 2003–January 16, 2004. pp. 23-24.



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