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Pointed Morion

Date:
ca. 1570–80
Geography:
Brescia
Culture:
Italian, Brescia
Medium:
Steel, brass
Dimensions:
H. 10 5/8 in. (27 cm); W. 9 3/8 in. (23.81 cm); D. 13 1/2 in. (34.3 cm); Wt. 3 lb. 3 oz. (1449 g)
Classification:
Helmets
Credit Line:
Gift of William H. Riggs, 1913
Accession Number:
14.25.532
Not on view
Ex colls.: Auguste Henry, Paris; William H. Riggs, Paris
Armes & armures Europʹeennes et Orientales du XVe au XVIIIe Siècle. Paris: Hôtel Drouot, Paris, April 19–22, 1886. p. 8, lot 11.

Rossi, Francesco, and Nolfo di Carpegna. Armi Antiche dal Museo Civico L. Marzoli. Milan: Bramante Editrice, June–September 1969. no. 120, ill.

Pyhrr, Stuart W. European Helmets, 1450–1650: Treasures from the Reserve Collection. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2000. p. 29, no. 43, ill.



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