Morion for the Bodyguard of the Prince-Elector of Saxony

Date: ca. 1570
Geography: Nuremberg
Culture: German, Nuremberg
Medium: Steel, etched and gilt; gilt brass; leather
Dimensions: Wt., 4 lb. 5 oz. (1956 g); H., 11 3/8 in. (28.88 cm); L., 13 3/4 in. (34.93 cm)
Classification: Helmets
Credit Line: Gift of William H. Riggs, 1913
Accession Number: 14.25.652

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