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Sallet "in the Venetian Style"

Date:
ca. 1460; decoration, probably 17th century and later
Culture:
Italian
Medium:
Steel, gold, copper, textile, leather
Dimensions:
H. 10 in. (25.4 cm); W. 7 3/4 in. (19.7 cm); D. 10 in. (25.4 cm); Wt. 4 lb. 12 oz. (2144 g)
Classification:
Helmets
Credit Line:
Bashford Dean Memorial Collection, Funds from various donors, 1929
Accession Number:
29.158.17
Not on view
Ex colls.: Count Gino Cittadella Vigodarzere, Villa Saonara, near Padua; Luigi Grassi, Florence; Bashford Dean, New York
Los Angeles. Los Angeles County Museum of Natural History. "Arms and Armor loan exhibition," October 15, 1967—May, 1976, no. 95.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "European Helmets 1450–1650: Treasures from the Reserve Collection," January 25, 2000–December 30, 2001, no. 5.

Belous, Russell E. A Distinguished Collection of Arms and Armor on Permanent Display. Los Angeles: Ward Ritchie, 1969. pp. 19, 119, no. 95, ill. p. 18.

Pyhrr, Stuart W. "S.J. Whawell and the Art Market." The Eleventh Park Lane Arms Fair: Sunday 6th February 1994: the Marriott Hotel, Grosvenor Square, London W1 : 10.30 AM–6.00 PM pp. 17, 20.

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. p. 8, no. 5, ill.

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