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Tournament Helm (Kolbenturnierhelm)

Date: 1450–1500
Culture: German
Medium: Steel, textile, leather, gesso, polychromy
Dimensions: H. shoulder to apex, 12 in. (30.5 cm); H. lowest point of front gorget to apex, 18 in. (45.7 cm); H. lowest point of back gorget to apex, 19 5/8 in. (49.8 cm); greatest W. 10 1/2 in. (26.7 cm); greatest D. 14 1/8 in. (35.9 cm); W. of inside neck opening, 8 in. (20.3 cm); Wt. 12 lb. 10 oz. (5727 g)
Classification: Helmets
Credit Line: Gift of Christian A. Zabriskie, 1940
Accession Number: 40.135.3

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