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Reinforce for a Helmet (Gupfe)

Armorer: Mattheus Frauenpreis the Elder
(German, Augsburg, recorded 1510–49)

Armorer: Mattheus Frauenpreis the Younger (German, Augsberg, 1530–1604)
Etcher: Jörg Sorg the Younger (German, Augsburg, ca. 1522–1603)
Date: 1549–50
Geography: Augsburg
Culture: German, Augsburg
Medium: Steel, gold
Dimensions: H. 5 5/8 in. (14.27 cm); W. 8 11/16 in. (22.05 cm); D. 9 1/8 in. (23.16 cm); Wt. 1 lb. 5 oz. (595 g)
Classification: Helmets
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1904
Accession Number: 04.3.218

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