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War Hat

late 15th century
Steel, brass
H. 9 3/4 in. (24.8 cm); W. 10 1/16 in. (25.6 cm); D. 13 in. (33 cm); Wt. 3 lb. 12 oz. (1697 g)
Credit Line:
Bashford Dean Memorial Collection, Bequest of Bashford Dean, 1928
Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 373
Marking: Stamped at the rear of the right side of the skull: three crowned marks.
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "European Helmets 1450–1650: Treasures from the Reserve Collection," January 25, 2000–December 30, 2001, no. 10.

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. 10, 46, no. 10, ill.

La Rocca, Donald J. How to Read European Armor. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2017. p.98, fig.111.

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