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Closed Burgonet of "Savoyard" Type

Date:
ca. 1600–1620
Culture:
Italian
Medium:
Steel, leather
Dimensions:
H. 13 1/2 in. (34.3 cm); W. 10 5/8 in. (27 cm); D. 12 1/2 in. (31.8 cm); Wt. 10 lb. 1 oz. (4562 g)
Classification:
Helmets
Credit Line:
Gift of William H. Riggs, 1913
Accession Number:
14.25.512
Not on view
Ex colls.: Ambrogio Uboldo, Milan; 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.

Uboldo, Ambrogio. Descrizione degli Elmi Posseduti da Ambrogio Uboldo, Nobile di Villareggio. 1843. pl. 3, A.

Hôtel Drouot, Paris. Objets d'Art et de Curiositè. Paris: Hôtel Drouot, Paris, May 21, 1869. lot 47, ill.

Grancsay, Stephen V. European Arms and Armor: a Loan Exhibition. Louisville, KY: J. B. Speed Art Museum, November 15–December 28, 1952. no. 37.

Grancsay, Stephen V., The Metropolitan Museum of Art, and Washington County Museum of Fine Arts. Loan Exhibition of Mediavel 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. 30.

Pyhrr, Stuart W. European Helmets, 1450–1650: Treasures from the Reserve Collection. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2000. p. 39, no. 61, ill.



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