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War Hat

Date:
possibly 15th century
Geography:
Fribourg
Culture:
European
Medium:
Steel
Dimensions:
H. 9 3/16 in. (23.3 cm); W. 13 in. (33 cm); D. 13 1/4 in. (33.7 cm); Wt. 2 lb. 13 oz. (1264 g)
Classification:
Helmets
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1904
Accession Number:
04.3.234
Not on view
Ex colls.: Maurice Chabrières and Auguste François Ferdinand Chabrières-Arlès, Lyon and Paris; Constantine Ressman, Florence; Maurice de Talleyrand-Périgord, duc de Dino, Paris.
Paris. Exposition rétrospective militaire du ministère de la guerre en 1889. "Exposition rétrospective militaire du ministère de la guerre," May 6–October 31, 1889.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "European Helmets 1450–1650: Treasures from the Reserve Collection," January 25, 2000–January 2001.

New York. The Morgan Library & Museum. "The Crusader Bible: A Gothic Masterpiece," October 3, 2014–January 5, 2015.

Austin, TX. Blanton Museum of Art. "The Crusader Bible: A Gothic Masterpiece," December 12, 2015–April 3, 2016, no catalogue.

Cosson, Charles Alexander. Le Cabinet d'Armes De Maurice De Talleyrand-Périgord, Duc De Dino. Paris: E. Rouveyre, 1901. p. 23, no. B. 7, pl. 7.

Dean, Bashford, and The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Catalogue of European Arms and Armor. Metropolitan Museum of Art Handbook, Vol. 15. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1905. p. 126 and fig. 50B.

Laking, Guy Francis, Charles Alexander Cosson, and Francis Henry Cripps-Day. A Record of European Armour and Arms Through Seven Centuries. Vol. 2. London: G. Bell and Sons, 1920. p. 64, fig. 416.

Offner, Richard, and Klara Steinweg. A Critical and Historical Corpus of Florentine Painting: The Fourteenth Century. Vol. I, section III. New York: College of Fine Art, New York University, 1931. pl. IV (1).

Nicholas, Michael, and G. A. Embleton. Armies of Medieval Burgundy, 1364–1477. Men-at-Arms 144. London: Osprey, 1983. p. 15, fig. G.

Laking, Guy Francis, Charles Alexander Cosson, Francis Henry Cripps-Day, and Claude Blair. A Record of European Armour and Arms Through Seven Centuries. Vol. 2. Cambridge: Ken Trotman Ltd., 2000. p. 64, fig. 416.

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. 6, no. 2, ill.



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