Help us bring life to art, and art to lives. Make a donation.

close-button
Art/ Collection/ Art Object
{{img.publicCaption}}

Burgonet

Date:
ca. 1550
Culture:
German
Medium:
Steel, gold, leather
Dimensions:
H. 13 1/2 in. (34.3 cm); W. 8 in. (20.3 cm); D. 12 1/2 in. (31.8 cm); Wt. 3 lb. 9.6 oz. (1632.9 g)
Classification:
Helmets
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1904
Accession Number:
04.3.284
Not on view
Fairholt, Frederick, and Thomas Wright. Miscellanea graphica: representations of ancient, medieval, and renaissance remains in the possession of Lord Londesborough. London: Chapman and Hall, 1857. Pl. XLIII and 2 figs. in text.

Laking, Guy Francis, Sir, Charles Alexander Cosson, and Francis Henry Cripps-Day. A Record of European Armour and Arms Through Seven Centuries. Vol. III. London: G. Bell and Sons, 1920. pp. 311–313, fig. 1068.



Related Objects

Burgonet with Falling Buffe

Date: ca. 1550 Medium: Steel, gold Accession: 04.3.217; 22.140 On view in:Gallery 374

Burgonet

Artist: Filippo Negroli (Italian, Milan ca. 1510–1579) Date: dated 1543 Medium: Steel, gold, textile Accession: 17.190.1720 On view in:Gallery 374

Shield of Henry II of France (reigned 1547–59)

Date: ca. 1555 Medium: Steel, gold, silver Accession: 34.85 On view in:Gallery 374

Portions of a Costume Armor

Artist: Kolman Helmschmid (German, Augsburg 1471–1532) Date: ca. 1525 Medium: Steel, gold Accession: 24.179; 26.188.1, .2; 29.158.363a, b On view in:Gallery 374

Helmet (Sallet)

Date: late 15th–early 16th century Medium: Steel, gold, silver, enamel Accession: 1983.413 On view in:Gallery 379