Armorer Guillem Margot Flemish

On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 373

The helmet bears traces of the armorer's mark, an M beneath a crescent, possibly that of the Flemish armorer Guillem Margot, who worked for the Hapsburg court and was active in Brussels from 1505 to 1520.

Armet, Guillem Margot (Flemish, active Brussels, recorded 1505–20), Steel, copper alloy, South Netherlandish, Brussels

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