European Decorative Arts and Sculpture
Close Helmet, for Use on Horseback in the FieldMade in Landshut, Bavaria, Germany, Europe
Wolfgang Groszschedel, German (active Greenwich, England and Landshut, Bavaria), first documented 1517/18, Landshut from 1521, died 1562
Etched and partially blackened steel, brass, leather; plate protecting the eyes replaced
1977-167-106Bequest of Carl Otto Kretzschmar von Kienbusch, 1977
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