Art/ Collection/ Collection/ Art Object
{{img.publicCaption}}

War Hat

Date:
probably 19th century, in the 15th century style
Culture:
French
Medium:
Steel, leather, pigment
Dimensions:
H. 8 3/4 in. (22.2 cm); W. 8 1/2 in. (21.6 cm); D. 14 in. (35.6 cm); Wt. 3 lb. 12 oz. (1701 g)
Classification:
Helmets
Credit Line:
Gift of William H. Riggs, 1913
Accession Number:
14.25.578
Not on view
William Henry Riggs, New York (by 1882–1913; his gift to MMA).
Related Objects

Burgonet with Falling Buffe

Date: ca. 1550 Medium: Steel, gold Accession: 04.3.217; 22.140 On view in:Gallery 374

Armor of Henry II, King of France (reigned 1547–59)

Artist: Part of the decoration design by Jean Cousin the Elder (French, Souci (?) ca. 1490–ca. 1560 Paris (?)) Date: ca. 1555 Medium: Steel, gold, silver, leather, textile Accession: 39.121a–n On view in:Gallery 374

Double-Barreled Percussion Shotgun

Artist: Louis Perrin (French, Paris, active 1823–65) Date: dated 1854 Medium: Steel, wood (walnut), silver Accession: 1991.5 On view in:Gallery 375

War Hat

Date: ca. 1475 Medium: Steel Accession: 04.3.228 On view in:Gallery 373

Double-Barrel Breech-Loading Pinfire Shotgun

Artist: J. C. A. Brun (French, Paris, active 1849–72) Date: dated 1866 Medium: Steel, wood (walnut), gold Accession: 1993.415 On view in:Gallery 375