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Closed Burgonet

Date:
ca. 1550–60
Geography:
Innsbruck
Culture:
Probably Austrian, Innsbruck
Medium:
Steel, leather, gold, brass
Dimensions:
H. 15 in. (38.1 cm); W. 10 in. (25.4 cm); D. 13 7/8 in. (35.2 cm); Wt. 6 lb. 11 oz. (3037 g)
Classification:
Helmets
Credit Line:
Gift of William H. Riggs, 1913
Accession Number:
14.25.524
Not on view
Ex colls.: Prince Pierre Soltykoff, 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. p. 26, no. 37, ill.



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