Burgonet in Oriental Fashion, Steel, gold, brass, German, probably Nuremberg

Burgonet in Oriental Fashion

ca. 1560
Probably Nuremberg
German, probably Nuremberg
Steel, gold, brass
H. 10 1/4 in. (26 cm); W. 8 1/8 in. (20.6 cm); D. 11 3/8 in. (28.9 cm); Wt. 2 lb. (895 g)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1904
Accession Number:
Not on view
Ex coll.: Maurice de Talleyrand-Périgord, duc de Dino, Paris
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "The Art of Imperial Turkey and its European Echoes," November 15, 1973–March 3, 1974.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "European Helmets 1450–1650: Treasures from the Reserve Collection," January 25, 2000–December 30, 2001, no. 46.

Cosson, Charles Alexander. Le Cabinet d'Armes de Maurice de Talleyrand-Périgord, Duc de Dino. Paris: E. Rouveyre, 1901. p. 38, no. B. 41, pl. 8.

"Un Groupe de Casques Hongrois Dorés du XVIe Siècle." Armi Antiche, Bollettino dell'Accademia di S. Marciano no. 1 pp. 110–111, fig. 4.

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. 30, cat. no. 46, ill.