Close Helmet with Falling Buffe

Attributed to Pompeo della Cesa
(Italian, Milan, ca. 1537–1610)

Date: ca. 1590–95
Geography: Milan
Culture: Italian, Milan
Medium: Steel, etched and gilt on a darkened ground
Dimensions: Wt., 6 lb. 2 oz. (2778 g); H., 11 in. (27.94 cm); greatest W., 8 7/8 in. (22.53 cm)
Classification: Helmets
Credit Line: Gift of William H. Riggs, 1913
Accession Number: 14.25.603

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