European Decorative Arts and Sculpture
Burgonet for the Guard of Giovanni Ciocchi del MonteMade in Brescia, Italy, Europe
Artist/maker unknown, Northern Italian. Made for the guard of Giovanni Maria Ciocchi del Monte, 1487 - 1555, who became Pope Julius III in 1550.
Engraved and partially blackened and gilded steel; brass
1977-167-113Bequest of Carl Otto Kretzschmar von Kienbusch, 1977
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