Pointed Morion, Steel, brass, Italian, Brescia

Pointed Morion

Date:
ca. 1590
Geography:
Brescia
Culture:
Italian, Brescia
Medium:
Steel, brass
Dimensions:
H. 11 in. (27.9 cm); W. 9 in. (22.9 cm); D. 13 1/2 in. (34.3 cm); Wt. 3 lb. 2 oz. (1407 g)
Classification:
Helmets
Credit Line:
Gift of William H. Riggs, 1913
Accession Number:
14.25.677a
Not on view
William H. Riggs, Paris (until 1913; his gift to MMA).
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "European Helmets 1450–1650: Treasures from the Reserve Collection," January 25, 2000–December 30, 2001.

Pyhrr, Stuart W. European Helmets, 1450–1650: Treasures from the Reserve Collection. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Jan 25, 2000 - Dec 30, 2000. pp. 30, 47, no. 45, ill.