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Morion

Date:
ca. 1570
Culture:
Italian
Medium:
Steel, gold, brass, leather
Dimensions:
H. 14 5/16 in. (36.4 cm); W. 9 1/8 in. (23.2 cm); D. 14 5/8 in. (37.1 cm); Wt. 4 lb. 5 oz. (1966 g)
Classification:
Helmets
Credit Line:
Gift of William H. Riggs, 1913
Accession Number:
14.25.646
Not on view
William H. Riggs, Paris (until 1913; his gift to MMA).
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