Close Helmet for a Boy

Armorer: Possibly attributed to Kolman Helmschmid (German, Augsburg 1471–1532)
Armorer: Possibly attributed to Desiderius Helmschmid (German, Augsburg, 1513–1579)
Decorator: Etching in the style of Daniel Hopfer (German, Kaufbeuren 1471–1536 Augsburg)
Date: ca. 1530–40
Geography: Augsburg
Culture: German, Augsburg
Medium: Steel, leather, copper alloy
Dimensions: H. 11 in. (27.9 cm); W. 7 3/4 in. (19.7 cm); D. 11 in. (27.9 cm); Wt. 4 lb. 4 oz. (1921 g)
Classification: Helmets
Credit Line: Gift of William H. Riggs, 1913
Accession Number: 14.25.621

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