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Closed Burgonet of "Savoyard" Type, Possibly Made for Théodore Agrippa d'Aubigné (1552–1630)

Date:
ca. 1600–1620
Culture:
Italian
Medium:
Steel, leather, gold
Dimensions:
H. 12 in. (30.5 cm); W. 10 in. (25.4 cm); D. 11 3/4 in. (29.8 cm); Wt. 9 lb. 11 oz. (4391 g)
Classification:
Helmets
Credit Line:
Gift of William H. Riggs, 1913
Accession Number:
14.25.516
Not on view
William H. Riggs, Paris (until 1913; his gift to MMA).
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "European Helmets 1450–1650: Treasures from the Reserve Collection," January 25, 2000–December 30, 2001, no. 62.

Thoumas, Charles-Antoine. Exposition Rétrospective Militaire du Ministère de la Guerre en 1889. Vol. I. Paris: H. Launette et Cie., G. Boudet successeur, 1890. p. 61, ill.

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. 39, cat. no. 62, ill.

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